NRPM: Standards for Privacy of Individually Identifiable Health Information. a. Application to military services.

11/03/1999

To address the special circumstances of the Armed Forces and their health care systems, we propose to permit military and other federal providers and health plans to use and disclose protected health information about active duty members of the Armed Forces for certain purposes, and to exclude from coverage under this rule health information about certain persons who receive care from military providers.