5122-26-08 Confidentiality.

(A) This rule describes the minimum written policies and procedures for maintaining confidentiality in accordance with applicable federal and state laws and regulations; including, but not limited to, 42 C.F.R. part 2, confidentiality of alcohol and drug abuse client records, and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996.

(B) A provider staff person's access to an individual client's records, treatment information, diagnosis or other protected information is limited to access and disclosure in accordance with applicable federal and state laws and regulations.

(C) Storage of client records shall be in accordance with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations.

Effective: 4/1/2016
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 04/01/2021
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 5119.36
Rule Amplifies: 5119.36