How Does ScanSTAT Process Deceased Patient Records?

In the process of handling release of information requests, ScanSTAT often receives requests for deceased patient records. These requests typically stem from life insurance claims, wrongful death suits, and other… Read More

Why Am I Experiencing High Call Volumes From Medical Record Requestors?

Status calls are a drain on your staff’s time One of the most common complaints ScanSTAT hears from medical practices is that they receive calls all throughout the day from… Read More

How Does ScanSTAT Address Paper Records In An EHR Environment?

Bottom Line Not all providers choose to “back scan” paper medical records when moving to a new EHR. There are several options ScanSTAT offers to its clients to address patient… Read More

How does ScanSTAT handle the transferring of medical records for the purpose of Continuity of Care (COC)?

Bottom Line ScanSTAT Technologies fully understands what is required of us by HIPAA regulation and we fulfill all medical records requests in the most efficient and satisfactory manner possible.  Our… Read More

What is the ScanSTAT process for reviewing subpoenas?

Bottom Line As a Release of Information service provider, ScanSTAT Technologies handles thousands of subpoenas annually. We maintain databases of records for the states we service and strive to meet… Read More

When do we release medical information from outside providers?

Bottom Line ScanSTAT is often asked “Can we release medical records from ‘outside’ providers in response to a request for medical records?”  Although we understand where this question comes from,… Read More