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Privacy and Confidentiality in Alaska

 

Privacy and Confidentiality in Alaska

Subtopic Statute/Regulation Description
Privacy and Confidentiality 12 AAC 40.967 - Unprofessional Conduct Alaska defines “unprofessional conduct” by a physician as conduct that deviates from generally recognized professional standards. Alaska...
Alaska Stat. § 28.35.030(d) - Operating a vehicle, aircraft or watercraft while under the influence of an alcoholic beverage, inhalant, or controlled substance This subsection is referenced in the statute governing the confidentiality of substance abuse treatment records as providing an exception to the...
Alaska Stat. § 47.30.845 - Confidential records Records and information relating to the mental health of an individual are confidential and privileged to the patient, and may only be disclosed in...
Alaska Stat. § 47.37.210 - Records of alcoholics, drug abusers, and intoxicated persons All substance abuse treatment records are confidential and privileged to the patient, and may only be disclosed according to the statute for research...
AS § 08.64.326 - Grounds for Imposition of Disciplinary Sanctions The Alaska Medical Board may discipline licensed physicians for numerous grounds including the provision of negligent care, failure to comply with...