Unformatted text preview: provider cannot share HIV test results without written permission, except in limited instances. Health care, social service providers and clinical laboratories in Pennsylvania are required to report the names of people with HIV/AIDS to the local health department. The health department is required to keep HIV reports confidential, and the reporting of HIV test results is intended to help keep better track of the epidemic. The local health department reports how many people have HIV/AIDS and other non-identifying information to the state health department. They do not report the names....
View Full Document
- Spring '10