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    Killworth talks HIPAA’s “right to access” provision with Renal & Urology News

    In a recent Renal & Urology News publication titled “Providers Fall Short in Giving Patients Their Medical Records,” health care attorney Allen Killworth discusses the difficulty for providers to fulfill patient records requests. Killworth states that “this is an issue where there’s more than the usual lack of compliance.” And although HIPAA’s right to access provision is straightforward, “there are a lot of regulatory and legal exceptions” that providers must abide by to ensure compliance. The article goes on to detail some of the issues providers are encountering as they attempt to comply with this HIPAA-related mandate.