Recent White Paper addresses HIPAA and Michigan State Law Considerations When Responding to Subpoenas and Warrants for Protected Health Information

Health care providers are often faced with questions regarding the appropriate response to a subpoena or warrant requesting patient medical records. Given that most health care providers and the businesses that support them qualify as either “covered entities” or “business associates” subject to HIPAA, attorneys advising healthcare clients must take both HIPAA and state privacy laws into account when addressing the legal considerations for responding to requests for protected health information (PHI). Together with attorney Julie Markgraf of the North… Read More >