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Behavioral Health Data Sharing Toolkit

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.

Year 2017

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Clark County Information Sharing Guide

This resource provides guidance relating to Inter-Agency data sharing; for juvenile justice reform in Washington state.

Year 2012

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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.

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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.

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Disclosure of Substance Abuse Records With Patient Consent: 50 State Comparison

This resource provides summaries of the legal protections of substance abuse records for all 50 states.

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Federal Law Statutory Compilation Confidentiality, Privacy, & Information Sharing Provisions

This legal overview; provides a breakdown of select federal data protection laws.

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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.

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The Legal Landscape of Justice and Health Information Sharing

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.

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Health Information & the Law

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.

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Laws and Regulations Governing the Disclosure of Health Information (2014 update)

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.

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New York State Privacy & Confidentiality Toolkit

This toolkit provides resources for government agencies to share information and facilitate the creation of a Child Health Passport.

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Substance Abuse Confidentiality Regulations

This website contains answers to frequently asked questions relating to the substance abuse confidentiality regulations found at 42 C.F.R.

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Summary of Selected Federal Laws and Regulations Addressing Confidentiality, Privacy and Security

This resource provides a summary of nearly 50 different federal laws relating to data protection in different sectors.

Year 2010

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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.

Year 2017

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Fine Print: Rules for Exchanging Behavioral Health Information in California

This resource describes legal issues associated with sharing physical health, mental health, and substance abuse data, including a review of federal and California laws.

Year 2014

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Foundations in Privacy Toolkit

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.

Year 2017

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Information Sharing in Medical-Legal Partnerships: Foundational Concepts and Resources

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.

Year 2017

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Legal Issues for IDS Use: Finding a Way Forward

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.

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Models for Change Information Sharing Tool Kit

This toolkit provides information for jurisdictions seeking to share data to support juvenile justice reform efforts.

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Public Health Information and Data Sharing: The Legal Framework

These webinar slides describe the role of law in health information technology, health system outcomes, and barriers to data sharing.

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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.

Year 2010

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State and Federal Consent Laws Affecting Interstate Health Information Exchange

This resource provides an overview of legal and policy consent issues associated with interstate Health Information Exchange.

Year 2011

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