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231 Pa. Code Rule 4003.6. Discovery of Treating Physician.

Rule 4003.6. Discovery of Treating Physician.

 Information may be obtained from the treating physician of a party only upon written consent of that party or through a method of discovery authorized by this chapter. This rule shall not prevent an attorney from obtaining information from:

   (1)  the attorney’s client,

   (2)  an employee of the attorney’s client, or

   (3)  an ostensible employee of the attorney’s client.


   The provisions of this Rule 4003.6 adopted April 29, 1991, effective July 1, 1991, 21 Pa.B. 2337.

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