Long Beach, CA asked in Medical Malpractice, Health Care Law and Nursing Home Abuse for California

Q: I already have a document giving me access to medical files for patient do I need power of attorney like facility claims

The already given me some copies without waiting 72 hours and without paying for them now that I want access to all of them they're trying to tell me I need power of attorney or they won't provide me the copies

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Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing
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  • Medical Malpractice Lawyer
  • Wyomissing, PA

A: Ask them why if you have a hipaa form. Then contact the state body that regulates nursing homes. Contact a member of CAOC that handles nursing home issues.

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