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If the hospital in El Paso has misdiagnosed you and has improperly characterized you as a substance abuser, you have two recourses.
First, under HIPAA you have the right to demand your medical records be corrected and any incorrect information, such as you being a substance abuser, removed. If they refuse to do so upon your written demand pursuant to HIPAA, then the US Department of Health and Hospitals is the sole agency with authority to enforce HIPAA and you would file your complaint with them with proof of your drug tests and any other proof you have that you are not a substance abuser and were misdiagnosed by the El Paso hospitals.
Second, if your doctors are willing to attest to the fact that El Paso misdiagnosed you, then this would be grounds to sue the El Paso facilities for malpractice and seek damages against them. Under Texas law, an expert is required to testify that the treating doctor acted below the reasonable standards of care in misdiagnosing your condition. See: Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code. § 74.351. Failure to provide an expert affidavit attesting to the negligence within 120 days of filing suit is grounds for dismissing any malpractice suit.
These are your two avenues of legal recourse.
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