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policy 0253 : Verification for Release of Patient Information

If the identity and authority of a person requesting information about a patient are not known, staff shall apply best common practice safeguards in verifying the identity of the persons requesting information about patients. The verification procedures set out below are consistent with the Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) requirements.

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  1. effective date:

    July 1, 2018
  2. signature(s):

    Chief Information and Technology Officer