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Jul 25, 2009

Focus:Family
Action Request:Read
Location:United States

*SB472

Short Des: CIV PRO-COPY MED & ATTORNEY RECORDS

Status: P.A. 95-0478, eff. 8-27-07; # also see HB830 trailer bill

Summary:

Amends the Code of Civil Procedure. Provides that records of a health care facility shall

be made available for examination or copying to the patient or the patient's legally

authorized representative, his or her healthcare practitioner (at present, physician),

authorized attorney, or any person, entity, or organization that presents a valid

authorization for the release of records signed by the patient or the patient's legally

authorized representative. Provides that a patient's records maintained by a health care

practitioner shall be available to any person, entity, or organization presenting a valid

authorization for the release of the records signed by the patient or the patient's legally

authorized representative. Deletes reference in a Section concerning copying fees to a

repealed Section.

Provides that the exceptions to the physician-patient privilege against disclosure of

information are expanded with a new class of exceptions (at present, there are 11 other

exceptions) for information sought by subpoenas under the Medical Practice Act of

1987, the Illinois Dental Practice Act or the Nursing Home Administrators Licensing and

Disciplinary Act. Defines "health care practitioner".

 

Provides that charges for copies of health records or a client's records maintained by an

attorney shall include actual postage or shipping costs and that the fee for copying

electronic records shall be 75 cents for each CD Rom, DVD, or other electronic storage

media. Repeals Section that concern health records maintained by a health care

practitioner. Deletes references in a Section concerning copying fees to 2 repealed

Sections. Effective immediately.

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Posted: Saturday July 25, 2009, 8:08 pm
Tags: mother family child children parents police father court privacy i foster adoption safety petition toxic cps false harassment warrant accused falsely dcfs kidnapping intimidation procedure allegation [add/edit tags]

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