NRPM: Standards for Privacy of Individually Identifiable Health Information. c. Permitted recipients of disclosures for public health activities.

11/03/1999

Disclosures without individual authorization for public health activities would be permitted to be made to only three types of persons: public health authorities, non- governmental entities authorized by law to carry out public health activities, and persons who may be at risk of contracting or spreading a disease, if other law authorizes notification.