US gov't proposal: Patient direct access to labs

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The U.S. government is proposing new rules that would give patients access to the results of their lab tests directly from the labs, without having to wait to hear from their doctor. During the public webcast given today she proposed this change, while mentionign her own frustrations with getting lab test results.

Read more from Reuters at http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/09/12/us-usa-health-information-idUS...