Personal Uses of Medical Records?

Answer Medical records can be used for different purposes apart from simply recording your medical conditions. You can use them during lawsuits, when obtaining an insurance policy and for reference when p... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Personal Uses of Medical Records

Does HIPAA protect the right to access medical records even if the medical bill has not been paid In other words can a medical provider deny access to your own medical records if you owe money?

HIPAA allows patient access to their own medical record, with very few exceptions. Failure to pay the bill is NOT one of those exceptions.Added: HIPAA restricts and prevents the dissemination of yo... Read More »

How do you find your personal medical insurance records?

Answer I'm guessing you might mean your medical records? Your insurance records would be wherever you put them. Your medical records, or records of insurance payments would be with the medical pro... Read More »

Does a secret security clearance automatically request full medical records or automatically request any mental health records?

Depending o the level of clearance being requested, it could require access to these records.

What personal records should I keep and for how long?