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Privacy and Confidentiality in Iowa

 

Privacy and Confidentiality in Iowa

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Privacy and Confidentiality Disclosure of Mental Health and Psychological Information - Iowa Code § 228.2 et seq. Records and information relating to the mental health of an individual are confidential and privileged to the patient, and may only be disclosed in...
I.C.A. § 147.55 Grounds Iowa authorizes the discipline of licensed health care providers (e.g. physicians, surgeons, psychologists, and dentists) that, among other...
Iowa Admin. Code 653-13.7 Standards of Practice; office practice A physician can chose his or her patients, but must not neglect the patient once a relationship has been...
Iowa Admin. Code 653-13.7 Standards of Practice- Office Practices Iowa establishes standards for physician practices regarding items such as patient referrals, ending a...
Iowa Admin. Code 653-23.1 Grounds for Discipline Iowa establishes numerous grounds for physician and acupuncturist discipline including professional incompetence,...
Iowa Admin. Code r. 641-155.25(12) Specific standards for assessment and evaluation programs Substance abuse treatment programs must have written policies that ensure that substance...
Iowa Code § 125.37 Records confidential All substance abuse treatment records are confidential and privileged to the patient and may only be disclosed according to the...