HB18-1032 - Access Medical Records State Emergency Medical Services Patient Care Database

Concerning access to medical records from the department of public health and environment's EMS agency patient care database by health information organization networks.

The bill requires the department of public health and environment to provide individualized patient information from the department's EMS agency patient care database to health information organization networks for any use allowed under the federal 'Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996' (HIPAA). By contract with health information organization networks, the department must control access to patient information and limit the use of patient information to only those purposes allowed under HIPAA.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)

Latest update: January 10, 2018
01/10/2018 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Health, Insurance, & Environment