Lessons Learned from OCR’s Right of Access Initiative Enforcement

Wes Morris, Senior Director of Consulting Services, Clearwater, speaks with Valerie Montague, Partner, Nixon Peabody LLP, about the latest trends involving enforcement of OCR’s Right of Access Initiative. They discuss why access to health care records remains such a challenging issue, notable recent cases of enforcement and how they align with historical trends, exceptions to the Right of Access, and best practices. Valerie recently authored an article for AHLA’s Health Law Weekly on this issue. From AHLA’s Health Information and Technology Practice Group. Sponsored by Clearwater.