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FAQ 350 Does the HIPAA Privacy Rule create a government database with all individuals' personal health information?   Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 369 Does the HIPAA Privacy Rule require that covered entities provide patients with access to oral information?   Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 406 My state law authorizes health care providers to report suspected child abuse to the state department of health and social services. Does the HIPAA Privacy Rule preempt this state law?   Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 323 Does an individual have a right under the HIPAA Privacy Rule to restrict the protected health information his or her health care provider discloses for workers' compensation purposes?   Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 334 Are covered entities permitted to give individuals a “layered” notice?  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 217 May a covered entity accept documentation of an external Institutional Review Board's (IRB) waiver of authorization for purposes of reasonably relying on the request as the minimum necessary?   Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 229 Does the HIPAA Privacy Rule provide rights for children to be treated without parental consent?   Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 248 Do physicians with hospital privileges have to enter into business associate contracts with the hospital?  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 204 Must CEs include incidental disclosures?  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 2053 In some cases, the 30-day timeframe from a request to provide an individual with access to her PHI may not be sufficient time for a clinical laboratory to complete the test report that is the subject of the individual’s request. What can a clinic  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
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