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Everlast Recovery Centers INC.
- The right to confidentiality as provided for in Title 42, Sections 2.1 through 2.67-1, Code of Federal Regulations.
- Federal Regulations take precedence over State Statue unless the latter is stronger.
- Federal Regulations allow for disclosure of patient identifying information only under the following circumstances:
A. When the patient has consented in writing:
- Consent must be in the form required by Federal Regulations.
- Written notice to the recipient prohibiting re-disclosure of the information must accompany the disclosure.
B. When there is a medical emergency regarding a specific client.
C. When a client commits, or threatens to commit a crime on the premise of the program or during program pre-intake assessment:
- Report to the police can’t identify person as a client.
D. To qualified personnel conducting scientific research, management or financial audits, or program evaluation:
- Re-disclosure of client identifying information by researcher is prohibited.
E. When it is required by a court order:
- A subpoena is not adequate and a hearing must be held before a court order can be issued.
- Disclosure is limited to objective data, dates of enrollment and discharge, attendance, medication, lab reports, etc.
Note that B, C, D, and E, do not require patient consent!
F. If a request for patient identifying information does not fall within the five items listed above:
- The information may not be disclosed.
- Your response must be noncommittal. If you are not sure, do not give out any information.
Client identifying information includes even the name of a current, former, or deceased client.
Client Name ______________________________ Signature _____________________________