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Specifying to whom information and records related to mental health services may be disclosed for the purposes of care coordination and treatment (Cody, Schmick, Macri)

Authorizes information and records related to mental health services, other than those obtained through treatment under chapter 71.34 RCW (mental health services for minors), to be disclosed to a person who requires information and records related to mental health services to assure coordinated care and treatment of a patient.

1 SUBSTITUTE COMPARED TO ORIGINAL:
The substitute bill limits disclosures of mental health information to persons who are using it for care coordination and treatment to only those persons working in either a care coordinator role for a health care facility or health care provider, or pursuant to an agreement with a health care facility or health care provider

Hearing Date: Wednesday, February 08, 2017 -- 1:30 pm

WA State Legislature Link:
http://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary?BillNumber=1413&Year=2017    (opens a new browser tab)