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A patient’s personal medical information has been disseminated by an unknown person. They have retained an attorney and want to know who has had access to their medical information. How should you respond? Learn how to answer this question and the steps you need to take to investigate the problem.
After completing this activity, you should be able to:
- Generate the steps required to properly investigate and respond to a patient privacy complaint.
- Describe the legal requirements and timelines for laboratories to provide an accounting of disclosures upon request.
- List the federal requirements for instruments, middleware, laboratory information systems and other electronic systems which transmit or store electronic protected health information.
Alexis B. Carter, MD, FCAP
Accreditation: The College of American Pathologists (CAP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CME Category 1: The College of American Pathologists designates this internet enduring material educational activity for a
maximum of 1
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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This activity and evaluation are available August 15, 2022, and expire August 14, 2025, at 12:00 AM (ET). You must claim credit by this date and time.