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CONSENT AND AUTHORIZATION (BASIC RULE)

A covered entity may use or disclose PHI only:

With the consent of the individual for treatment, payment, or health care operations; With the authorization of the individual for all other uses or disclosures; As permitted under this rule for certain public policy purposes.

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