According to the law in most states, health care providers own patients’ medical records. But federal privacy law governs how that information can be used. And whether or not you can profit from your own medical data is murky.

According to the law in most states, health care providers own patients' medical records. But federal privacy law governs how that information can be used. And whether or not you can profit from your own medical data is murky.

According to the law in most states, health care providers own patients’ medical records. But federal privacy law governs how that information can be used. And whether or not you can profit from your own medical data is murky.

According to the law in most states, health care providers own patients’ medical records. But federal privacy law governs how that information can be used. And whether or not you can profit from your own medical data is murky