TMA Offers Legal Information and Education

Some of the most common, yet vexing, legal issues facing medical practices involve questions about medical records.  To whom may I release them?  How long do I have once a request has been made?  How long must I keep the records? What do I do when records are subpoenaed?  How much may I charge for copies? To that end, TMA has a variety of informational and educational resources to assist physicians and their staffs.


TMA’s Office of the General Counsel offers several whitepapers and information articles on medical records including:       


 Educational programs from TMA, including:      

Last Updated On

July 09, 2014