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Minors’ Consent and Privacy Basics Webinar Is Next Week
Still time to register for Nov. 8 program

This back-to-basics webinar will explain the complex laws governing consent and privacy for minors. General rules as well as exceptions to the rules will be covered. The webinar will also provide practical solutions to common problems. Participants will learn how to facilitate minors’ consent for treatment and to protect their privacy when dealing with parents, guardians and other concerned parties. Ample time will be devoted to addressing complicated situations, such as when a minor and parent disagree on treatment, or non-custodial parents request access to their minor’s medical record. Who should attend? This webinar is appropriate those new to the health care setting as well as experienced professionals who want to refresh their knowledge of this complicated area. The program will be held Nov. 8 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. (PT).  For more information or to register, visit