Unlawful Charges for Medical/Health Records
A number of organizations holding medical records are choosing to settle a class action about fees for medical records. They include Ciox Health, LLC, HealthPort Technologies, LLC (now part of Ciox), IOD Incorporated (now part of Ciox), and Aurora Healthcare, Inc.
The complaint in this class action allege that the defendants—Acton Corporation, IM Records, Inc., Pro Impact Physical Therapy & Sports Performance, LLC, and Med-South, Inc.—all charged unlawful fees when the respective plaintiffs requested medical or health records from them. The amount that companies can charge for health records is regulated by federal law.