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Title 42: Public Health PART 2—Confidentiality of Substance Use Disorder Patient Records

About the Course:

This is the federal law dealing with the statutory authority for confidentiality of substance abuse patient records. It is the actual statute has written by the federal government.

This course is based on the reading-based online, Title 42: Public Health PART 2—Confidentiality of Substance Use Disorder Patient Records created by Office of the Federal Register (OFR) and the Government Publishing Office. in 2018.

Publication Date:

2018

Course Material Author

Office of the Federal Register (OFR) and the Government Publishing Office.

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Dr. Gibson is a Clinical Psychologist with over 30 years in research, clinical and consulting practice. He has also held leadership roles in research administration and program evaluation and more recently has specialized in program evaluation and system analysis. He draws upon his years of expertise as a practicing psychologist, administrator, researcher and technologist to help universities evaluate their programs to implement, meet, and maintain CACREP standards.

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about substance abuse confidentiality regulations (CFR Part 2). It is appropriate for intermediate to advanced levels of participants’ knowledge. This content is at an intermediate level.

Course Objectives:

  1. Identify the important general provisions of Title 42 regarding the confidentiality of substance use disorder patient records.

  2. Identify and apply Title 42 requirements regardng disclosures, both with, and without patient consent.

  3. Specify the legal effect and limitations regarding court orders authorizing records disclosures and use.

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Course Number 102307
2 credit hours
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