|VIDEO| A Trial Lawyer's Guide to the Latest Changes Affecting Medical Records

Posted by Courtroom View Network on May 27, 2021 3:02:33 PM

Michael Geoffroy and Melanie Carpenter discuss how the decision in Ciox Healthcare LLC v. Azar, et al., upended medical records regulations. 

Medical records are critical to nearly every personal injury case. However, sweeping changes surrounding medical records laws - from a landmark federal court decision last year to recently proposed regulations - have left attorneys on uncertain ground when collecting their clients’ records. 

Veteran trial lawyer Michael Geoffroy, of MG Law, and Melanie Carpenter, a medical records laws expert and special counsel at ChartSquad, sat down to analyze the issues surrounding medical records legislation and their everyday impact on trial attorneys. 

The pair discuss a range of topics, including:

*The landmark U.S. District Court decision in Ciox Healthcare LLC. v. Azar and its impact on medical records regulations.

*What to do if you run into a roadblock when requesting a client's medical records.

*How the 21st Century Cures Act and proposed regulations affecting HIPAA and HITECH promise to change the way lawyers acquire records.

And much more. 

Now you can watch the hour-long deep-dive into this important topic for free, courtesy of our friends at ChartSquad. 

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