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Privacy and Confidentiality in Georgia

 

Privacy and Confidentiality in Georgia

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Privacy and Confidentiality Confidentiality - Ga. Stat. Ann. § 37-3-166 Records and information relating to the mental health of an individual are confidential and privileged to the patient, and may only be disclosed in...
Ga. Code Ann. § 31-7-6 Organizations rendering patient care authorized to provide information for research purposes; freedom from liability; use and purposes of information...
Ga. Code Ann. § 37-7-166 Confidentiality All substance abuse treatment records are confidential and privileged to the patient and may only be disclosed according to the...
Ga. Code Ann., 290-9-7-.18 Medical Records Licensed Georgia hospitals must have a medical records service that is responsible for the administration of medical records. Medical...
Ga. Code Ann., 290-9-7-.41 Enforcement of Rules and Regulations Failure to comply with the hospital rules and regulations may result in the revocation of a hospital’s...
Ga. Code Ann., § 31-2-8 Disciplinary Grounds and Actions with Respect to Violations by Agencies, Facilities, Institutions, or Entities Subject to Regulation The Georgia...
Ga. Code Ann., § 31-7-4 Denial, Refusal, Revocation of Permit The Georgia Department of Human Resources may revoke the permit of a hospital that violates relevant rules and...