Providing Confidential Care to Adolescents in Healthcare Settings

Source: Journal of Adolescent Health
Date Published: 2004

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This position paper by the Society for Adolescent Medicine supports protecting adolescents' health information based on research findings about the impact of privacy concerns on adolescents access to health care, as well as basic principles of biomedical ethics, and historical legal precedent.

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