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Pennsylvania Medical Records Laws

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Who Has Access to Records?-
What Privileges Apply to Medical Records?Physician privilege limited to civil matters (42 §5929)
Mandatory Reporting Requirements Communicable diseases (35 §521.4)
Patient Consent and Waiver-
Insurance Companies-
Provisions Related to HIV/AIDSAll HIV-related information confidential; limited disclosure (35 §7607)

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