This CoE-PHI video, featuring the perspectives of individuals with lived experience, is meant to illustrate for mental health and substance use treatment providers why confidentiality is so important to their patients’ treatment process. Special thanks to the individuals who bravely shared their stories with us.
eLearning Module from the CoE-PHI designed to help substance use disorder (SUD) treatment providers and other providers determine whether records related to their Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) services are protected by the federal confidentiality law and regulations for SUD treatment records, 42 USC § 290dd-2 and 42 CFR Part 2.
This module focuses on privacy protections under 42 CFR Part 2 (Part 2) and how to share protected health information (PHI) in compliance with Part 2. It is designed to help professionals who provide or administer Substance Use Disorder (SUD) services understand how PHI can be shared within one’s own organization, and when communicating with clients and individuals outside their organizations.
Video developed for SUD personnel within a general medical facility (program type 3)describes when they must follow 42 CFR Part 2.
Video developed for SUD treatment providers who work in identified SUD units within a general medical facility (program type 2) describes when they must follow 42 CFR Part 2.
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.