Disclosures for Emergency Preparedness - A Decision Tool

Who is the source of the information to be disclosed?

A covered entity
The individual consumer
Other agency or organization that is not a covered entity

To whom is the information being disclosed?

Public Health Authority
A health care provider for treatment
Other agency for public health purposes
Other person(s) / agency

Has the individual consumer signed an authorization permitting the disclosure?


Process Chart

Process flow at-a-glance

The process chart provides a graphical display of information flow.

Coming soon... An interactive process chart will be available as an alternative way to navigate the decision tool.

Content created by Office for Civil Rights (OCR)
Content last reviewed on July 26, 2013