Allowed retention or disclosure of genetic information
(1) Notwithstanding ORS 192.537 (Individual's rights in genetic information) (3), a health care provider may retain genetic information of an individual without obtaining an authorization from the individual or a personal representative of the individual if the retention is for treatment, payment or health care operations by the provider.
(2) Notwithstanding ORS 192.539 (Disclosure of genetic information) (1), a health care provider may disclose genetic information of an individual without obtaining an authorization from the individual or a personal representative of the individual if the provider discloses the genetic information in accordance with ORS 192.520 (Health care provider and state health plan authority) (3).
(3) As used in this section, "retain genetic information" has the meaning given that term in ORS 192.531 (Definitions for ORS 192.531 to 192.549). [2007 c.800 §5]
Note: See note under 192.518 (Policy for protected health information).
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