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INFORMATION ABOUT PRIVACY OF BRAIN DONORS AND THEIR FAMILY

  • Health information that identifies an individual is private under federal law; its handling is regulated according to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, was passed by Congress in 1996.
  • HBTRC staff is highly trained to follow this regulation, and several measures are in place to protect the confidentiality of brain donors and their families:
  • Modified:  16-Jun-2016