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ORS 192.579
Allowed disclosure for coordinating care


(1)

As used in this section, “entity” means a health care provider, a coordinated care organization, as defined in ORS 414.025 (Definitions for ORS chapters 411, 413 and 414) or a prepaid managed care health services organization, as defined in ORS 414.025 (Definitions for ORS chapters 411, 413 and 414), that provides health care to an individual, if the care is paid for by a state health plan.

(2)

Notwithstanding ORS 179.505 (Disclosure of written accounts by health care services provider), an entity may disclose the identity of an individual who receives health care from the entity without obtaining an authorization from the individual, or a personal representative of the individual, to another entity for the purpose of coordinating the health care and treatment provided to the individual by either entity. [2011 c.418 §2; 2015 c.792 §4]
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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