privacy

Your Doctor or a Government Agent? by David C. Stolinsky, MD

Journal/Website: 
Stolinsky.com
Article Type: 
Article
Published Date: 
Monday, January 28, 2013
Source: 
http://www.stolinsky.com/wordpress/index.php/2013/01/28/your-doctor-or-a-government-agent/

Pediatrician asks 13-year-old girl whether her parents smoke or own a gun, how much alcohol they drink, whether they use drugs, and how her parents “get along.” Neither parent was present during the questioning, as would be required if the girl were accused of a crime.
News Item

News Capsules (September/October 1998)

Author: 
Compiled by Medical Sentinel Editors
Article Type: 
News Capsules
Issue: 
September/October 1998
Volume Number: 
3
Issue Number: 
5

Kudos to Dr. Curtis Caine

The Mississippi Society of Anesthesiologists recently honored Dr. Curtis Caine, a long time AAPS member and Medical Sentinel editorial board member. On May 1, 1998, Dr. Caine celebrated the 50th anniversary of his practice of anesthesiology in Jackson, Mississippi. His colleague and AAPS member, Dr. Alan R. Peeples writes: “This is a monumental achievement, and in recognition of this occasion, I would like to invite all of Dr. Caine’s friends and colleagues to attend a reception in honor of this milestone.”

Patient Privacy

Author: 
Bert A. Loftman, MD
Article Type: 
Correspondence
Issue: 
March/April 1999
Volume Number: 
4
Issue Number: 
2

Dear Editors,

News and Analysis (January/February 2000)

Author: 
Lawrence R. Huntoon, MD, PhD
Article Type: 
News and Analysis
Issue: 
January/February 2000
Volume Number: 
5
Issue Number: 
1

Privacy Matters

News Capsules (September/October 2000)

Author: 
Compiled by Medical Sentinel Editors
Article Type: 
News and Analysis
Issue: 
September/October 2000
Volume Number: 
5
Issue Number: 
5

Managed Care and Medicare

"An estimated 711,000 elderly and disabled Americans will be dropped from the broad coverage of HMOs next year as health plans continue their flight from the government-run Medicare program, according to a health industry survey released yesterday," writes Dan Morgan in The Washington Post (6/30/00).

Faria: ObamaCare, Medical Privacy and Gun Rights

Journal/Website: 
GOPUSA.com
Article Type: 
Commentary
Published Date: 
Monday, August 16, 2010
Source: 
http://www.gopusa.com/commentary/2010/08/16/faria_obamacare_medical_privacy_and_gun_rights/

In a previous commentary, we discussed the ramifications of ObamaCare in terms of lowering the standard of American medicine, and the efforts of those in the media in preparing us for the drastic measures of rationing that will necessarily have to be put in place to sustain ObamaCare.

Tossing medical privacy out the window

Journal/Website: 
WorldNetDaily.com
Article Type: 
Commentary
Published Date: 
Monday, April 16, 2001
Source: 
http://www.wnd.com/index.php?fa=PAGE.view&pageId=8863

Americans lost a bit more of their right to privacy last week -- and a little more of the freedom that goes along with it.

On April 12, the Department of Health and Human Services announced that it will be implementing the so-called medical privacy regulations which were written and hurriedly submitted in the closing days of the Clinton administration.



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