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Part B Insider (Multispecialty) Coding Alert

Medical Records:
HHS: Provide Patients With Medical Records at No Charge

Although you can legally charge patients for sending their records, HHS appears to discourage it. If you routinely hand your patients a bill every time they ask for a copy of their charts, you may want to rethink your policy. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently came out with its most solid statement yet discouraging practices from [...]