Update by the CoE-PHI on the Federal Health Privacy Laws for substance use disorder (SUD) and mental health (MH) treatment as of August 2022.
Laws and regulations
Three major federal laws and their regulations protect the privacy of mental health and substance use disorder treatment records: HIPAA, 42 CFR Part 2, and FERPA. Find all three laws and regulations compiled here in one convenient location. Other federal and state laws may also apply.