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FAQ 483 Does the HIPAA Privacy Rule permit hospitals and other health care facilities to inform visitors or callers about a patient’s location in the facility and general condition?  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 484 Does the HIPAA Privacy Rule permit a hospital to inform callers or visitors of a patient’s location and general condition in the emergency room, even if the patient’s information would not normally be included in the main hospital directory of adm  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 485 Can the fact that a patient has been "treated and released," or that a patient has died, be released as part of the facility directory?  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 486 Can the phone number of a patient’s room be released as part of the facility directory?  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 487 May a hospital or other covered entity notify a patient's family member or other person that the patient is at their facility?  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 488 Does the HIPAA Privacy Rule permit a doctor to discuss a patient’s health status, treatment, or payment arrangements with the patient’s family and friends?  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 490 When may a covered health care provider disclose protected health information, without an authorization or business associate agreement, to a medical device company representative?   Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 491 May a doctor or hospital disclose protected health information to a person or entity that can assist in notifying a patient’s family member of the patient’s location and health condition?   Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 494 Were there Privacy Rule compliance deadlines in 2004?  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 494 Were there Privacy Rule compliance deadlines in 2004?   Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
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