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