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A Victory for Medical Record Privacy


Earlier this week a federal district judge in Austin issued a fabulous ruling against the Texas Medical Board (TMB), in favor of a physician. AAPS filed an amicus brief to educate the Fifth Circuit about the issues involved in this doctor’s fight to protect his patients’ medical record privacy.

First, some background.  A few years ago the longtime Texas Medical Board Executive Director signed an administrative subpoena for a surprise search of Dr. Joseph Zadeh’s office.

Source: A Victory for Medical Record Privacy


A primary care physician by training, my passion is researching and writing about the importance restoring patient centered care, supporting independent private physicians, promoting free-market solutions and seeking sustainable fiscal policy in healthcare.

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