ORS 192.561
Disclosure by health care provider in coordinated care organization


Notwithstanding ORS 179.505 (Disclosure of written accounts by health care services provider), a health care provider that is a participant in a coordinated care organization, as defined in ORS 414.025 (Definitions for ORS chapters 411, 413 and 414), shall disclose protected health information:


To other health care providers participating in the coordinated care organization for treatment purposes, and to the coordinated care organization for health care operations and payment purposes, as permitted by ORS 192.558 (Use or disclosure by health care provider or state health plan); and


To public health entities as required for health oversight purposes.


The disclosures described in subsection (1) of this section may be provided without the authorization of the patient or the patient’s personal representative.


Subsection (1) of this section does not apply to psychotherapy notes, as defined in ORS 179.505 (Disclosure of written accounts by health care services provider). [2012 c.8 §16]
Note: See note under 192.553 (Policy for protected health information).
Chapter 192

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Attorney General's Public Meetings and Records Manual, (1973) Vol 36, p 543; public meetings and records manual, (1976) Vol 37, p 1087; prohibition on disclosing marriage records, (1998) Vol 49, p 21


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