Providing medical records to a third party
Summary: If you receive a request for a patients medical records what information do you need to ascertain before handing the information over? When, if ever, are you legally obliged to, even with a patients consent? Find out this and more in chapter four of our medical records podcast series.
Sunday, 1 September 2019
Our Medico-legal advisers frequently receive questions on the topic of medical records. In this podcast series Georgie Haysom, the Head of Education Research and Advocacy at Avant, chats with Ruanne Brell, senior solicitor with our Medico-legal Advisory Service, about some of the common situations that can cause you concern.