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Slide Presentation from the AHRQ 2007 Annual Conference

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Representation of consent protections

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  • Only a provider may request a patient's health record using a representation of consent.
  • The requesting provider must have, in possession, a signed and dated consent from the patient.
  • The releasing entity must document:
    • identity of the requesting provider
    • identity of the patient
    • records requested/provided
    • date of the request

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