Policy Manual


Validity of Prior Authorizations Covering Protected Health Information Prior to April 13, 2003      

Type: Policy                 Category: General                 Level: Community Care 

Parties: Community Care employees and contractees

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Supporting References: HIPAA Privacy Rule 164:532(b)

Parent Effective Date Approval Level Revision Dates Last Reviewed
N/A  4-13-2003  Board    4-13-2003
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Policy:  All authorizations (and information obtained under such authorizations) dated prior to and including 4/13/03 are valid through the expiration date, provisions, and restrictions pursuant to that authorization. Authorizations dated on or after 4/14/2003 must adhere to Community Care’s policies governing authorizations concerning protected health information.