AHIMA Summary of HHS Proposed Rule to Align 42 CFR Part 2 and HIPAA for SUD Records

On December 2, 2022, HHS issued a notice of proposed rulemaking to align 42 CFR Part 2 and HIPAA requirements for substance use disorder records to solicit public comment. The comment period will close on January 31, 2023. The NPRM may be found here.

Click the button below to get a summary of the proposed rule by AHIMA. This outlines the key provisions of the rule and the RFIs for which HHS is seeking input.

AHIMA will hold workgroups in January to formulate comments. Subscribe to get updates on these workgroups and other advocacy issues from AHIMA.