HIPAA and Disasters: What Emergency Professionals Need to Know (HIPAA Communications)

Type: Planning and Response
Author: TRACIE, Assistant Secretary of Preparedness & Response
Year of Publishing: 2017
Description: Knowing what information can be released, to whom, and under what circumstances, is critical for healthcare facilities in disaster response.This guide is designed to answer frequently asked questions regarding the release of information about patients following a emergency/disaster incident.
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