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Protecting health information legislative options for medical privacy : hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Management, Information, and Technology of the Committee on Government Reform and Oversight, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifth Congress, second session, May 19, 1998. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Reform and Oversight. Subcommittee on Government Management, Information, and Technology.

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Written in English

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  • United States

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  • Medical records -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Privacy, Right of -- United States,
  • Medical records -- United States -- Access control

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LC ClassificationsKF27 .G66293 1998h
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 233 p. ;
Number of Pages233
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL101525M
ISBN 100160583187
LC Control Number99216506
OCLC/WorldCa41341541

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