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Who owns personal medical records?

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Dr. Steven Saunders
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Personal medical rec

You as patient have right and access to a full copy.

In brief: Personal medical rec

You as patient have right and access to a full copy.
Dr. Steven Saunders
Dr. Steven Saunders
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice

In brief: You

You are technically the owner of your records.
But your primary care physician keeps them for you to facilitate your health care.

In brief: You

You are technically the owner of your records.
But your primary care physician keeps them for you to facilitate your health care.
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao
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