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Advance Medical Directives for Your Adult Children

Do you realize that if your adult child is injured or hospitalized and does not have a HIPAA Healthcare Information Release document in place, the treating physician is prohibited from communicating medical information to you under the Federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).

Health Care Power of Attorney Changes

In 2014, the 130th Ohio General Assembly passed Sub. H.B. 126. The act amends Ohio law governing the Health Care Power of Attorney document.