Court: Yes, There Is Doctor-Patient Confidentiality

January 11, 2018

(ABC News) – Connecticut’s highest court has ruled on an issue that most people may think is already settled, saying doctors have a duty to keep patients’ medical records confidential and can be sued if they don’t. The Supreme Court’s 6-0 decision Thursday overturned a lower court judge who said Connecticut had yet to recognize doctor-patient confidentiality.

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