Pennsylvania Medical Records Laws
|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||-|
|Provisions Related to HIV/AIDS||All HIV-related information confidential; limited disclosure (35 §7607)|
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