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Access Medical Records State Emergency Medical Services Patient Care Database

Concerning access to medical records from the department of public health and environment's EMS agency patient care database by health information organization networks.
2018 Regular Session
Public Health
Bill Summary

EMS patient information - health information network access - HIPAA limitations. The department of public health and environment must provide individualized patient information from the department's EMS agency patient care database to health information organization networks for uses allowed under the federal "Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996" (HIPAA). The department must provide the information through contracts with health information organization networks but must limit access and use of patient information by these networks to only the purposes allowed under HIPAA.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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Bill Text

  • All Versions (7 )
    Date Bill Type Documents
    03/22/2018 Signed Act PDF
    03/15/2018 Final Act PDF
    03/08/2018 Rerevised PDF
    03/06/2018 Revised PDF
    02/06/2018 Reengrossed PDF
    02/05/2018 Engrossed PDF
    01/10/2018 Introduced PDF

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