ï‚· Resource: Ch. 8 of Essentials of Health Information Management: Principles and Practices
ï‚· Due Date: Day 7 [Individual forum]
ï‚· Summarize when covered entities may release protected health information only with a patient’s consent and when they may release it without consent, for each category:
o Government agencies
o Legal agencies or representatives
o Research Groups
ï‚· Discuss the principles that permit disclosure of protected health information without a patient’s consent, and state whether or not you feel privacy safeguards are adequate to support those principles.
ï‚· Include at least two outside references.
ï‚· Use APA formatting guidelines.
ï‚· Post your paper of 750 to 1,050 words as a Microsoft® Word attachment