This intermediate level session covers changes to 42 CFR Part 2 from both March of 2017 and January 2018. These changes have an impact on the privacy and security of both federally funded programs and those entities possessing substance user disorder records. Specifically addressing processing release of information requests, Notice of Privacy Practices, accounting of disclosures, authorization requirements, and access to PHI for research purposes.
Chrisann Lemery, MSE, RHIA, CHPS, FAHIMA and Kerry Wolford, RHIA, CHPS
1.0 – External Forces