Authorities and Sanctions
|Category Description:||Refers to personal information, or, in some cases, "personally identifiable information," as defined in OMB M-07-16, or "means of identification" as defined in 18 USC 1028(d)(7).|
|Subcategory Description:||As per 42 USC 1320d(4), ""health information" means any information, whether oral or recorded in any form or medium, that-- (A) is created or received by a health care provider, health plan, public health authority, employer, life insurer, school or university, or health care clearinghouse; and (B) relates to the past, present, or future physical or mental health or condition of an individual, the provision of health care to an individual, or the past, present, or future payment for the provision of health care to an individual."|
Select Safeguarding/Dissemination or Sanction Authority to view statutory/regulatory language in a new window.
Authority links are updated based on regular re-publication of the United States Code and Code of Federal Regulations.