I authorize electronic transmission (fax) of my medical records. Records may be provided in electronic form on a secure disk. Paper records are available upon request.
This authorization is effective for one year from the date on which it is signed. I understand that I may revoke this authorization in writing at any time, except to the extent that action has already been taken in reliance upon it. I understand I have the right to inspect the information to be disclosed upon the proper notification.
The Iowa Clinic does not require completion of this form as a condition of evaluation or treatment. However, if the evaluation or treatment is solely for the purpose of creating a medical report for a third party, those services are subject to cancellation if authorization to release the information to that party is not provided.
I understand that the person or entity that receives the information requested may not be covered by the federal privacy regulations or is not an individual or entity who has signed an agreement with a covered person or entity and the medical information may no longer be protected by the regulations.
I SPECIFICALLY AUTHORIZE disclosure and redisclosure of this confidential information to the person or entity listed above. In order for the information to be released, you must sign below. If mental health information is being disclosed, I acknowledge receipt of a copy of this authorization.