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Disclosures for Emergency Preparedness - A Decision Tool: Disclosure to Other Person or Agency

This is an Emergency Preparedness Decision Tool - Disclosures to other people or agencies

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Issued by: Office for Civil Rights (OCR)

Disclosures for Emergency Preparedness - A Decision Tool: Disclosure to Other Person or Agency


The disclosure is to another person(s) / agency!

The disclosure can be made by a health care provider to a third party for treatment or certain health care operations, subject to minimum necessary!

Green traffic signal and the phrase The disclosure may be made!

- OR -

Is there a signed authorization from the individual?

YES or NO

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