Disclosures to Law Enforcement Paramedics Other First Responders and Public Health Authorities
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights. (2020). Disclosures to Law Enforcement, Paramedics, Other First Responders and Public Health Authorities.
This notice from the Office for Civil Rights answers questions about how law enforcement, paramedics, other first responders, and other public health authorities can receive information about an individual who has been infected with or exposed to the coronavirus without an individual’s authorization under the HIPAA Privacy Rule.