Who can see your medical records?

Answer Under HIPAA regulations, only you and your immediate caregivers, and they are bound by law not to disclose them to any unauthorized person. Exceptions: If you are a minor your parent/guardian has a... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Who can see your 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 »

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.

How to Get a Copy of Your Medical Records?

Getting your medical records released to you can be difficult if you don't know where to start.

What is the job of a medical records auditor?

Medical records auditors are administrative healthcare professionals who routinely review patient medical records. Reconciling those records with the detailed bill, this individual ensures that the... Read More »