Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Legal Questions
If a nurse cathetarized me in full view of another patient,
If a nurse cathetarized me in full view of another patient, is this a HIPPA violation, or what entity outside the hospital would I report it to , as it isn't related to medical records? … read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
73,267 satisfied customers
My husband & I changed Primary Care Physicians back in 2016
My husband & I changed Primary Care Physicians back in 2016 due to lack of care. Since Oct 2017, my husband has been having severe medical problems with multiple testing, non-invasive & invasive, surg… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
51,739 satisfied customers
I have a question regarding HIPAA. I live in AZ. Can a
I have a question regarding HIPAA. I live in AZ. Can a doctor sell personally identifiable information and/or medical records to a third party? If a doc is shutting down a practice, can medical record… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
22,309 satisfied customers
I need some advice regards Hipaa. we are a medical billing
I need some advice regards ***** ***** are a medical billing company and work for hospitals in the USA, which means liasing with patients insurance companies. if we contact the insurance and they requ… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
73,267 satisfied customers
I have a few questions about hipaa compliance for hospital
hi i have a few questions about hipaa compliance for hospital emr … read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
24,699 satisfied customers
I am the Manager of a Child Care Center that is on the campus
I am the Manager of a Child Care Center that is on the campus of a medical center. One of our beloved classroom staff members recently had a medical condition for which he became hospitalized. He post… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
I received a phone call from the local Veterans Hospital requesting
I received a phone call from the local Veterans Hospital requesting medical records I created on a client they referred. I asked for a signed consent from the client. The person at the VA became irate… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor
27,567 satisfied customers
We operate a medical clinic and a laser center. The laser
We operate a medical clinic and a laser center. The laser center is not tied to our patient database at all rather open to the community for retail services. Tracked separately and cash pay. What is o… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
51,739 satisfied customers
My wife just brought our daughter to the hospital and while
My wife just brought our daughter to the hospital and while verifying our contacts, the hospital somehow has my sister-in-laws daughter (our niece) fathers (never married) sister as our #1 emergency c… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
50,601 satisfied customers
1. What goveremnt entity establishes statutory law and administrative
1. What goveremnt entity establishes statutory law and administrative law? Provide an example of the role of each in the HIM field. (15 points total) 2. Define HIPPA and explain its purpose and intent… read more
LADYLAWYER
LADYLAWYER
Owner of my own law firm
Juris Doctor
6,439 satisfied customers
Is an invasion of privacy suit warranted against physicians
Is an invasion of privacy suit warranted against physicians at a hospital that have accessed a patient's electronic medical records when they were not at all involved in this patient's care? The patie… read more
LawBeagle
LawBeagle
820 satisfied customers
im a pharmacist and i got a call from a dr last night asking
im a pharmacist and i got a call from a dr last night asking me to release a patient PHI over the phone and I said i cant do that with out a written HIPAA release form signed from the pt, he sais no t… read more
TJ, Esq.
TJ, Esq.
Juris Doctor (JD)
14,785 satisfied customers
Question concerns HIPAA. Parent has dementia and lives in
Question concerns HIPAA. Parent has dementia and lives in an alzheimer's residential facility. Parent has a primary care physician. The residential facility establishes a "consultant" position with a … read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
50,601 satisfied customers
I would like to know if my childs private elementary school
I would like to know if my child's private elementary school is bound by HIPAA regulations. They disclosed sensitive medical information that is not relevant to an emergency to other parents in the cl… read more
JBaxLaw
JBaxLaw
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,080 satisfied customers
I was an employee at a hospital in Kentucky. I was placed on
I was an employee at a hospital in Kentucky. I was placed on a forced medical leave (I could not work 36 hours on/ 12 off) due to an illness. I was able to do 12 hr rotating shifts which they refused.… read more
Sololawyer
Sololawyer
3,994 satisfied customers
what is the privacy act law for churches publishing a church
what is the privacy act law for churches publishing a church directory in the state of Alaska?… read more
lawprof
lawprof
J.D.
36 satisfied customers
I went into an office of a group of providers that my family
I went into an office of a group of medical providers that my family of 5 has been attending for 9 years needing to be seen by a doctor. The lady at the counter informed me and all the patients in the… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
I am a pediatrician in a one physician practice in ...
I am a pediatrician in a one physician practice in Missouri, employed by a hospital system. My employer''s HIPAA compliance officer has stated that it is a HIPAA violation to release immunization reco… read more
B. James
B. James
Juris Doctor (JD)
18 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Not only did he answer my Michigan divorce question but was also able to help me out with it, too. I have since won my legal case on this matter and thank you so much for it.

LeeMichigan

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

24,699 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

JPEsq

JPEsq

Attorney

2,132 satisfied customers

Experience as general attorney, in house counsel, SSDI, Family Law attorney, and law professor

Law Educator, Esq.

Law Educator, Esq.

Attorney

51,739 satisfied customers

JA Mentor -Attorney Labor/employment, corporate, sports law, admiralty/maritime and civil rights law

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

33,013 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer

8,261 satisfied customers

Providing information, not representation

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Lawyer

309 satisfied customers

Principal Attorney at Guillermo J. Senmartin, P.A.

Ray

Ray

Lawyer

22,309 satisfied customers

30 years in civil, probate, real estate, elder law

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x