New Privacy Shifts to 42 CFR During COVID-19

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A recent Filter article, https://filtermag.org/cares-act-addiction-patients/ raised concerns that the federal 42 CFR Part 2 regulation, which governs confidentiality of substance use disorder treatment records, will be greatly loosened under the CARES ACT signed into law by President Trump on March 27. The new regulations from the CARES Act will not take effect for 12 months, but they’re coming, and…