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    RE: FOI and breach

    In a previous Local Government position, we would run all FOIA and CFOIA requests through our County Counsel. Very often your investigations of breach may be under privileged with them. These would be argued by Counsel as non-releasable. ------------------------------ ...

  • State government with LMHA (local mental health authorities and private non-profit partners). ------------------------------ Elizabeth Taylor, MS, RHIT, CHC Chief Compliance Officer Hartford, CT ------------------------------

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    RE: FOI and breach

    Elizabeth, Do you work for a Federal Agency? Best Regards, Scot Lovejoy Scot Lovejoy RPh. CHC CHPC Chief Pharmacy Officer Compliance Officer 9 Campus Drive, Suite 200 Parisippany, N.J. ...

  • Hi, Melanie:   We currently keep these in an Administrative/Legal part of the chart - not within the designated record set.  It sounds like we use a similar practice that you use.  I was wondering what others did, and how they log the disclosures when ...

  • The report itself never goes in the record  to protect the reporter and the findings do not go into the record or in a progress note unless it is indicated.  If it is entered into the record and is unfounded, the record would need to be redacted.  It ...

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