Arrest Warrants & Law Enforcement Inquiries in SUD Settings

How to respond to arrest warrants without violating federal privacy laws.

CoE-PHI resource for Part 2 treatment providers, explaining how to respond to arrest warrants and law enforcement inquiries without violating federal privacy laws.

Key Points

  • Do not acknowledge SUD patient status.
  • Do not assist with the search.
  • Do not forcibly restrict entry.

Resource available in English and Spanish.

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