Medical office procedures

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Describe three situations where the actions of a medical assistant were influenced by laws and regulations related to the release of personal and medical information of a patient.

We are also to use resources available to you including your personal experiences to complete the assignment.


Thanks in advanced!
JB

  • Medical office procedures -

    Is there a law which governs talking on the phone about somebody's personal information?
    Is there a law about sending medical records to other doctors or insurance companies?
    Is there a law which governs giving personal information to the police?
    You ought to be able to think of many, many situations such as this.

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