Indiana Code Title 16. Health § 16-39-2-10

Sec. 10 .  For the purposes of this chapter, consent to the release of a deceased patient's record may be given by the personal representative of the patient's estate.  If there is no appointment of a personal representative, consent may be given by:

(1) the patient's spouse;  or

(2) if there is no spouse, any responsible member of the patient's family, including a parent, guardian, or custodian of the deceased patient's minor child.

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