Guidance for Providers When Confronted with a Subpoena for Records that Include PHI

As healthcare oversight activities are increasing, the American Health Care Association (AHCA) Legal Committee has determined that it would be helpful to furnish basic information to members on what they should do when confronted with a subpoena for records that might include protected health information (PHI).  Accordingly, AHCA’s Legal Committee worked with General Counsel, Reed Smith, and developed a primer.