Saturday, February 4, 2023

Tag: medical records

Q&A: Can My Child’s Psychiatric Diagnosis Be Voided?

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My son recently had a first psychotic episode due to excessive marijuana use and a head injury. He is currently in legal trouble for hitting a staffer while involuntarily committed to a mental hospital. Doctors now say he shows no sign of mental illness. He wants to get the charges dropped and go to rehab. Is there any way to have a psychiatric diagnosis voided?

Open Medical Records Spur Frank Talk Between Doctors and Patients

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From NPR: "As more and more doctors' offices give patients electronic access to their medical records, both patients and their physicians are asking: Exactly...