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Is it possible to practice as a physician in the same hospital where someone is getting their treatment without their employer looking attheir record?

1 doctor answer7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
Internal Medicine 50 years experience
Yes.: no one aside from your treating physician or people you give permission to, should have access to your records. this would be a violation of your privacy rights (HIPAA).
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
If concerned that you health condition may adversely affect your career. Try another. HIPPA Voilations are not uncommon
Jun 30, 2015

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