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Can I revoke my authorization to share my health information?

Under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA) rules, you have the right to revoke your authorization to share your health information at any time. However, the revocation has to be in writing and signed by you and it may take a little while to go into effect. Contact your healthcare provider to find out exactly who to send your letter to.

 

 

 

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