Disclosure of Confidential Medical Record of The Patient of Corona Virus Disease 2019

Authors

  • Mokhamad Khoirul Huda
  • Yulianto
  • Ninis Nugraheni
  • Yoan Nursari Simanjuntak
  • Sadjijono

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i2.14815

Keywords:

Confidential Medical Record, Pandemic of Covid-19, Community Interests; Patient; Doctor; Medical Ethics and Discipline.

Abstract

This study aimed to find out the disclosure of confidential medical record of Covid-19 patients from legal
norms, ethics and medical disciplines in Indonesia. This research used normative juridical methods which
had a pre-descriptive characteristic.This research found the disclosure of confidential medical record of
the Covid-2019 patients can be opened for the benefit of the patient’s health, fulfilling the demands of law
enforcement officials in the context of law enforcement, the patient’s own request, or based on statutory
provisions.This research is very useful for the community, hospitals, educational institutions and the
government to provide legal protection to society to not be exposed by Covid-2019. The disclosure of
confidential medical record of Covid-19 patients is permitted in relation to the patient’s initials, gender,
place of residence, age and health status.

Author Biographies

Mokhamad Khoirul Huda

Professor

Yulianto

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law, Hang Tuah University, Surabaya, Indonesia

Ninis Nugraheni

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law, Hang Tuah University, Surabaya, Indonesia

Yoan Nursari Simanjuntak

Assistant Professor,
Faculty of Law, University of Surabaya, Indonesia

Sadjijono

Professor, Faculty of Law, Bhayangkara Surabaya of
Universitay, Indonesia

Published

2021-03-24

How to Cite

Mokhamad Khoirul Huda, Yulianto, Ninis Nugraheni, Yoan Nursari Simanjuntak, & Sadjijono. (2021). Disclosure of Confidential Medical Record of The Patient of Corona Virus Disease 2019. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 15(2), 2917-2923. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i2.14815