San Diego, CA asked in Employment Law and Health Care Law for Louisiana

Q: a dentist at a dental school shared my medical information with a co worker I lost my job , what attorney ??

I was at UCLA dental clinic the dentist was discussing my health history in front of patients , students and family members of patients , so I filed a HIPAA compliant with UCLA before I left the dental school , by time I drove back to my office another dentist called a co -worker to discuss the appointment with them not once but twice, UCLA has provided the facts in their report , The office of the inspector general for civil rights from HRSA has opened an investigation for me , I have all documents

1 Lawyer Answer
Douglas Lee Bryan
Douglas Lee Bryan
  • Estate Planning Lawyer
  • Marksville, LA
  • Licensed in Louisiana

A: I am licensed only in Louisiana, but under Louisiana law, this would fall within the realm of malpractice. I would suggest you start by contacting an attorney that handles medical malpractice matters. Good luck.

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