Health record privacy ensures confidential care for teens (VIDEO)

2014-01-13 17:17:17 by Mark Humphrey - Web Content Producer, as posted on the blog.

The privacy of health information is an important consideration for teens who may need to discuss some of their riskier behaviors with a medical professional.

In this Children's Channel video, Dr. James Fitzgibbon, director of adolescent medicine at Akron Children's Hospital, discusses how his interactions with patients are protected, as well as the continuing role parents play in the health of their teenage children.

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