2021-2022 Erie County Bar Foundation Campaign

Mental Hygiene Law and Access to Medical Records in Criminal, Civil and Family Law

Presented on May 5, 2021
1.0 CLE credit total: 0.5 Ethics, 0.5 Skills (appropriate for experienced attorneys only in this format)

Moderator:
Jennifer R. Scharf, Esq., Partner, The Coppola Firm, Chair, Health Care Law Committee

Speakers:
Elena H. Smith, Esq., Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo, Inc.
Devon E. Gawley, Esq., Ricotta, Mattrey, Callocchia, Markel & Cassert

When requesting and receiving mental health records, attorneys need to be aware of Mental Hygiene Law restrictions and rules — in addition to those imposed by HIPAA. Join us for an overview of the interplay between these laws, rules and regulations — and learn some practical considerations for how to obtain medical records containing mental health information.

Available Format: OnDemand

OnDemand: $40 Members (Promo Code: member2017), $50 Non-Members

CLE Credit

Ethics, Skills

Credit Hours

1.0

Format

OnDemand