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SAMHSA Finalizes Second Round of Changes to Federal Substance Use Disorder Privacy Rule

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New federal regulations published on January 3,2018,clarify when lawful holders of substance-use disorder records may use and disclose patient identifying information for payment,必威官网bethealth care operations,and audits and evaluations.The 2018 regulations address issues that were discussed,but not resolved,in last year's final rule published on January 18,2017.… Continue reading this entry

Eight Things to Know 必威体育网站About the New Federal Substance Use Disorder Privacy Rule

A final rule published on January 18 implements the first major revisions to the federal regulations governing the confidentiality of substance-use disorder patient records (Part 2) since 1987.It finalizes a proposal from last February to modernize the regulations in light of the significant changes in the 必威官网bethealth care delivery system.On the same day,… Continue reading this entry