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Communication of Limitations of Authorization to Recipient of Medical Information – Cal. Civ. Code § 56.14

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“Communication of limitations of authorization to recipient of medical information”


An individual or entity that discloses medical information based on a patient authorization must inform the receiving individual or entity of any limitations on the use of the medical information. 

No individual or entity that has attempted in good faith to comply with this provision shall be liable for any unauthorized use of the medical information by the individual or entity to which the individual or entity disclosed the medical information.



Patients, Claims data, Clinical data, Individually identifiable data, Use, Exchange, Release/disclosure, Records retention and access to information, Notice and consumer protection

Current as of June 2015