Diagnosis & Disease Information

Is it Lawful for Patients to Record Doctor Visits?

Thirty-nine of the 50 states and the District of Columbia have the ‘single-party consent’ rule, meaning that if only one party – the physician or patient – wish to covertly record an encounter then they are legally entitled to do so.

Senate Releases Health Care Bill Ahead of Vote

The proposed bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act was released yesterday by Senate Republicans. A debate and vote on the bill is expected to take place on the Senate floor next week.