HIPAA Subpoena Compliance

As part of the discovery or disclosure process, parties to a lawsuit often issue a subpoena to a medical provider for patient medical records. Federal law imposes HIPAA subpoena compliance requirements on the provider. These requirements can be found in the HIPAA Privacy Rule. The Privacy Rule regulates the use and disclosure of protected health information (PHI). PHI is health information in any form, including physical records, electronic records, [...]