Proper Handling of Confidential Health Information
Bruce Armon and Karilynn Bayus, respectively, the chair and an associate in Saul Ewing’s Health Practice, discussed how medical practices should handle confidential health information in this session for the Medical Society of Delaware’s Practice Management & Leadership Education Series of lectures. The lecture covered:
- the requirements for release of medical records
- a review of HIPAA rules and common types of breaches
- Power of Attorney
- Proper handling of subpoenas and court orders.