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CARES Act Makes Long-Awaited Changes to 42 CFR Part 2’s Information Sharing Rules

The CARES Act made important changes to 42 CFR Part 2 rules by aligning use and disclosure rules more closely with HIPAA. This is an important development and will require some operational tweaks by Part 2 Providers such as obtaining initial consent and ensuring the use of a Notice of Privacy Practices.