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Hippa Laws About Hiv

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HIPPA and Information about HIV

As a provider of case management service for people living with HIV, how much information can I share with other parties who have a signed consent from the client to release information? Do I share all the particulars including progress notes, etc.
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
You can only disclose what an individual authorizes you to disclose. The authorizatin form should make it clear who you can share information with and what information can be shared. Read more »

HIV and Disability

After a very long a protracted disability case involving my state employment benefits I was finally... Read more »

Knowing someone is HIV +

I have a friend that is having an affair with someone that I know is HIV+, and I don't believe she... Read more »
Articles
American Association for World Health

Fact Sheet: The Law and HIV/AIDS

...Laws differ in each state. It is important that you consult an attorney in your state or get advice from your local or state AIDS organization. Health Insurance If your employer offers health insurance to all employees, you will qualify... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...than womenstill have HIV in the US, women are catching up. In some countries, HIV+ womenoutnumber HIV+ men. The proportion of HIV/AIDS cases among women has more than tripled from 8percent in 1985 to an alarming 27 percent in 2008. That means... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Time; Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

...Subpopulation Estimates from the HIV Incidence Surveillance System -- United States, 2006. MMWR . 2008; 57(36):985-989. HIV and AIDS Diagnoses 4 and Deaths At some point in life, 1 in 36 Hispanic/Latino men will be diagnosed with... Read more »
Connect With Others

the anxiety...

Posted by gameface, 3 Replies
...hungry), my muscles and joints ache like crazy and i have right upper quandrant discomfort. now i'm starting to think i could have hiv and/or hcv. i guess i'm just posting here for support or...i don't know. just scared. i know that testing... Read more »

Blood transmission...scared

Posted by SBGuard, 1 Reply
...information because in a court of law, anything he told the paramedics (whether it was in front of us or not) and is protected under HIPPA. I have seen a doctor since I learned all of this and he says that there's a good chance that I'm infected... Read more »

disclosure

Posted by alivehoping, 4 Replies
...how is it the name is going to be used to track health conditions in california?doesnt that violate hippa in some way?i know they only use numbers here in ny for the very issue of privacy.i feel if the names are connected to the heath Read more »

Good Googly Moogly.....

Posted by Jackie__Blue, 3 Replies
...also knows how to keep her mouth shut. I know all the laws, but we're talking that small town wildfire gossip type thing. HIV is still a real juicy topic for the watercooler in rural America. So I'll drop my paperwork off in the... Read more »