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Patients' files poised at trash bin

No one able to keep former Acton doctor's records

Scott Lawton Jr., an employee of EvictionMover.com, showed files from the Acton medical office of Dr. Ronald T. Moody. Scott Lawton Jr., an employee of EvictionMover.com, showed files from the Acton medical office of Dr. Ronald T. Moody. (Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff)
By Kay Lazar
Globe Staff / April 2, 2009

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Hundreds of medical records kept by a longtime Acton family doctor who abruptly closed his practice last year are about to be destroyed, leaving patients without crucial information and exposing a gap in state law about who owns abandoned medical records. (Full article: 874 words)

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