As records go online, clash over ment...

As records go online, clash over mental care privacy

There are 2 comments on the story from Jun 21, 2012, titled As records go online, clash over mental care privacy. In it, reports that:

At her weekly therapy sessions, Julie revealed her most uncomfortable secrets: depression, debt, childhood sexual abuse.

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Fort White, FL

#1 Jun 21, 2012
Make no statement to mental health worker because they have no science. No medical model. No evidence based medicine and there is no test to determine a chemical imbalance of the brain.

Medical records are introducing corruption based on the hearsay of some doctor that may have alternative motives or a personality flaw in judgement of yours.

I don't see where medical records will of any benefit except to Mark thru patient to other doctors that stand behind each others opinion.

Walpole, MA

#2 Jun 24, 2012
The privacy of medical records will not be guarded over time.Com puter malfunctions, human error, and government intrusion will violate confidentiality at an increasing rate in the not so distant future.
Information sharing across health networks is being conducted too casually and without respect for the person under medical care. Doctors, remember you took an oath to do no harm. You are still under that oath. Do the honorable thing and preserve the sacred trust which you have been given.

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