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Sharing Data for Better Results: A Guide to Building Integrated Data Systems Compatible with Federal Privacy Laws
This toolkit provides guidance on federal data protection laws to government employees and elected officials to facilitate the integration of data systems and government services.
This issue brief describes select federal laws relating to data protections for justice and health information and outline relevant state law issues and ethical principles for organizations to consider.
This issue brief provides an overview of the governance structure of health information with a specific focus on the laws and regulations relating to disclosure.
Medicaid Managed Care for Members with Mental Health Conditions and/or Substance Use Disorders: Strategies Used by Medicaid Managed Care Organizations to Promote Effective Information Sharing
This resource describes strategies for promote data sharing for Medicaid managed care organizations, specifically sharing physical health, mental health, and substance abuse data to provide more integrated care.
This online toolkit provides information on sharing behavioral health information under California and federal laws with the goal of assisting the integration of behavioral and physical health information for more comprehensive patient care.
Consumer consent options for electronic Health Information Exchange;: policy considerations and analysis
This document reviews and evaluates the potential effects of different consent models for Health Information Exchange; providing policymakers with considerations and tradeoffs for each model.
This website provides information on state and federal laws pertaining to health information. It provides overviews of state and federal laws, analysis of important legal issues, and various legal resources.
This resource provides a summary of nearly 50 different federal laws relating to data protection in different sectors.
The Importance of Data Sharing to Support Integration of Substance Use Treatment in California's Medi-Cal Program
This issue brief analyzes two California case examples of data sharing to integrate physical health and substance abuse data, and describes how California used Medicaid waivers to integrate health care services.
This resource describes legal issues associated with sharing physical health, mental health, and substance abuse data, including a review of federal and California laws.
This toolkit contains template policies and procedures, template agreements, flow charts, and checklists designed to assist businesses and organizations in Minnesota comply with both state and federal laws.
This issue brief provides healthcare prAct;itioners and legal services providers with information on the legal issues associated with sharing data in medical-legal partnerships.
This resource outlines legal and policy considerations for creating an integrated data system. It provides guidance for negotiating and creating legal agreements to use data.
Information Sharing in Criminal Justice & Mental Health Collaborations: Working with HIPAA and Other Privacy Laws
This resource examines the laws relating to health information sharing in the legal, public safety, and criminal justice contexts.
This resource provides an overview of legal and policy consent issues associated with interstate Health Information Exchange.