Indiana Health Care Laws
You may not know it, but Indiana health care providers must report all confirmed cases of HIV infection to the state. On the other hand, Indiana has also passed specific health care laws that protect patient privacy. Issues like durable power of attorney and living wills are dealt with under health care statues. Plus, the Hoosier State does not condone or authorize any type of physician-assisted suicide for terminally ill patients. Below you will find Indiana-specific health care laws on a number of topics -- including methods for declaring your wishes regarding life-prolonging medical procedures and laws on access to medical records.