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policy 0245 : Minimum Necessary Use and Disclosure of Protected Health Information

Subject to exceptions listed within this policy, when using, disclosing or requesting patients' protected health information (PHI), Medical Center personnel shall make reasonable efforts to limit the use, disclosure or request, to the minimum necessary, to accomplish the intended purpose of the use, disclosure or request.

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  1. effective date:

    October 1, 2016
  2. signature(s):

    Scott A. Syverud, MD, President, Clinical Staff
    Pamela M. Sutton-Wallace, CEO, UVA medical Center