Hippa Privacy Rule

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Under the HIPPA Privacy Rule they are not supposed to release any information. They can just let her husband know that they aren’t allowed to give him her results because of Patients’ Rights. You can ask him to have her call Dr. Patterson Office back or they will try to reach her at another time. They only wat this is allowed is if they have appropriate authorization from the patient or the patient’s legal representative. Except for treatments purposes, you’re only to share the minimum necessary information. If not authorized only speak to the patient (or parent); don’t leave message with identifying
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