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Do you have a Precedent for a pre-action application for disclosure of medical records in a clinical negligence claim?

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Published on LexisPSL on 06/11/2017

The following PI & Clinical Negligence Q&A provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Do you have a Precedent for a pre-action application for disclosure of medical records in a clinical negligence claim?

The pre-action protocol for the resolution of clinical disputes (clinical negligence protocol) has a prescribed method for obtaining medical records. Any request should:

  1. provide sufficient information to alert the health care provider where an adverse outcome has been serious or had serious consequences, and

  2. be as specific as possible about the records that are required

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