The Confidentiality Of Alcohol And Drug Abuse Patient Records Regulation And The HIPAA Privacy Rule: Implications For Alcohol And Substance Abuse Programs
Authors: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Substance Abuse Treatment
Teaser: This document provides guidance to substance abuse treatment programs that are subject to and already complying with the confidentiality requirements of 42 CFR Part 2. It explains which programs must also comply with the HIPAA Privacy Rule and outlines what compliance will require.
Link: http://www.samhsa.gov/HealthPrivacy/docs/SAMHSAPart2-HIPAAComparison2004.pdf | PDF - 379Kb
Date retrieved: 4/28/11
Year published: 2004
Resource type: PDF