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Will it be a ppa violation if gastroenterologist face time a

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will it be a hippa violation if gastroenterologist face time a endoscopic procedure without showing patient face, name ,date or any other patient information to say family member like son or a daughter in law ?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Roger replied 1 year ago.

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It wouldn't be a violation if the patient consents to the procedure being videoed/FaceTime broadcasting.....but if you don't get permission from the patient, it would likely be a HIPAA violation.