HIPAA helps Mental Health Professionals to Prevent Harm
HIPAA helps caregiving connections.
OCR guidance explaining when mental health professionals can share information in order to treat patients and prevent them from harming themselves or others.
- HIPAA allows mental health professionals to exercise their professional judgment and share PHI with a patient’s family, friends, or others involved in their care in order to reduce the potential for harm.
HIPAA Helps Mental Health Professionals to Prevent Harm