2015 ORS 192.561¹
Disclosure by health care provider in coordinated care organization

(1) Notwithstanding ORS 179.505 (Disclosure of written accounts by health care services provider), a health care provider that is a participant in a coordinated care organization, as defined in ORS 414.025 (Definitions for ORS chapters 411, 413 and 414), shall disclose protected health information:

(a) To other health care providers participating in the coordinated care organization for treatment purposes, and to the coordinated care organization for health care operations and payment purposes, as permitted by ORS 192.558 (Use or disclosure by health care provider or state health plan); and

(b) To public health entities as required for health oversight purposes.

(2) The disclosures described in subsection (1) of this section may be provided without the authorization of the patient or the patient’s personal representative.

(3) Subsection (1) of this section does not apply to psychotherapy notes, as defined in ORS 179.505 (Disclosure of written accounts by health care services provider). [2012 c.8 §16]

Note: See note under 192.553 (Policy for protected health information).

Chapter 192

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Attorney General's Public Meetings and Records Manual, (1973) Vol 36, p 543; public meetings and records manual, (1976) Vol 37, p 1087; pro­hi­bi­­tion on disclosing marriage records, (1998) Vol 49, p 21


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 192—Records; Public Reports and Meetings, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors192.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 192, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano192.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.