In the case of parents who are separated or divorced, which parent shall have access to their child’s dental record?

Absent a court order precluding the release of any part or parts of the dental record, or a situation involving a court order governing battered spouses and their dependent children, both parents shall be provided access to all of the minor patient’s dental records.


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