Who really owns your medical records?

Avant’s head of research Georgie Haysom says it is not always clear

A legal battle between a clinic and one of its former doctors is forcing a judge to answer a long-asked question: who really owns the doctor's medical records.

Avant’s head of research Georgie Haysom.

The clinic is suing cardiologist Dr Nima Rudd for accessing its records system in the days and weeks after he left the practice. 

It alleges he was attempting to