New issue brief explores how healthcare and legal orgs can share information

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

In order to effectively facilitate patient access to the legal services that can ultimately improve health, it is critical that healthcare practitioners and legal service providers be able to share information. A new report released today by the National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership addresses challenges in and possibilities for legally and ethically sharing patient-client information between legal and health care partners within the framework of existing privacy laws. Click here to download the report, Information Sharing in Medical-Legal Partnerships: Foundational Concepts and Resources.