Title

Substance Use Disorder Privacy Law Limits Both Payers, Prescribers

UMMS Affiliation

Commonwealth Medicine; Center for Health Policy and Research; Clinical Pharmacy Services

Date

4-27-2017

Document Type

News Article

Disciplines

Health Policy | Health Services Administration | Substance Abuse and Addiction

Abstract

We should reform or align 42 CFR Part 2 with HIPAA to better serve patients with substance use disorder, UMass Medical School pharmacists Kimberly Lenz and Tyson Thompson write in an opinion piece for Managed Healthcare Executive.

Rights and Permissions

Citation: Lenz KJ , Thompson T. Substance Use Disorder Privacy Law Limits Both Payers, Prescribers. Managed Healthcare Executive, April 27, 2017.

Keywords

Substance use disorder, privacy, managed care, opioid management