medical privacy

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medical privacy

The freedom from unauthorised dissemination of personal medical records.
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medical privacy

Clinical privacy Law & medicine The right of a Pt not to have personal health-related or other information open to public view; freedom from public dissemination of personal medical records. See Anne Sexton, Bennett-Leahy bill, Health information trustee, Nondisclosure ceiling, Therapist-patient privacy.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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