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Workers Involved With Publicly Beneficial Activities
Workers Involved With Publicly Beneficial Activities - Departments & Programs, UW Hospital and Clinics, Compliance, Privacy, HIPAA, Protected Health Information (PHI)
HIS, IS, and continuity of care workers are the most likely to make the "publicly-beneficial" uses and disclosures listed above. These activities do not require patient permission under HIPAA, though disclosures to outside entities must be recorded and kept in a list (for the "accounting of disclosures" requirement, as described later).