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Re: MED-PRIVACY digest 140
In a message dated 96-08-08 17:00:38 EDT, Alan writes:
>You DON'T OWN that information! You have no
>independent right to dispose of it in any way whatsoever without the
>patient's specific consent.
I do agree with this. However, I feel patients have a right and a duty to
point out errors, misinformation, and erroneous information in medical
records, and correct it, so long as the correction is truthful.
Nice to hear something stirring on this list. I thought it had gone dead for
a while. Thanks for stirring up the pot, Alan.