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Do I have the right to find out how my health information is being used?

According to the Consumer Health Information Bill of Rights, you have the right to a notice that explains how your health information is used. Your healthcare provider must give you a Notice of Privacy Practices that describes the possible uses and disclosures of your health information. You have a right to an accounting of disclosures (as required by law), which is a summary listing of who has received your information. 

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