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A 35-year-old member asked:

does human resource look at your personal health records when being concered for hire at hospitals, ?

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Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
Hospital-based practice 46 years experience
No: They should not access to personal medical records.

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A 29-year-old member asked:

Does human resource look at your personal health records?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
Hospital-based practice 46 years experience
No: They should not have access to personal medical records.
A 29-year-old member asked:

How can I get access to my personal health records from my doctor?

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Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
Hospital-based practice 46 years experience
You can ask: Your doctor should be able to provide your personal health records when you ask for it.
A 38-year-old member asked:

What are the controversis on personal health records?

1 doctor answer5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
Hospital-based practice 46 years experience
No real controversie: Personal medical records are either old fashioned paper records or can be stored on the web. There are no controversies but have to be kept confidential. Especially with this computer age the web based medical records to be kept in a secure environment. Lot of information which is accurate as well can be stored in the web and easily accessible when ever you want it.
A 37-year-old member asked:

Why is it important to keep your own personal health records?

5 doctor answers15 doctors weighed in
Dr. Kalyn Diamond
Clinical Psychology 14 years experience
Your health info: Is scattered across many different providers and facilities. Keeping complete and easily accessible health records means you can play a more active role in your healthcare. It’s also the best way to make your information available quickly, such as while traveling or during an emergency, and can be a private reference used to keep your family informed about your health history.
A 48-year-old member asked:

How do I get access to my personal health records from my family doctor?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
Hospital-based practice 46 years experience
Ask for it: You just need to ask your doctor and they readily give to you probably for a fee. For copying etc.

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