Policy Manual


Exclusions to Minimum Necessary Information Disclosure Policy      

Type: Policy                 Category: General                 Level: Community Care 

Parties: Community Care employees and contractees

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Supporting References: HIPAA Privacy Rule Standard 164:502(b)(2)

Parent Effective Date Approval Level Revision Dates Last Reviewed
N/A  4-13-2003  Board    4-13-2003
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Policy:  The requirements of limiting information to minimum necessary do not apply in the following circumstances: 1. Disclosures to or requests by a health care provider for treatment. 2. Uses and Disclosures made to the individual requesting his or her information. 3. Uses or Disclosures made under an authorization. 4. Disclosers made to the Secretary of HHS. 5. Uses and Disclosures that are required by law.