New in ’22 Oklahoma Legal Manual

2022 Oklahoma Health Information and the Law

What’s New in 2022

  • Fee prohibition for individual access or export of electronic health information
  • Individual right to access mental health and substance use treatment records and clarification of the definition of psychotherapy notes
  • Alignment of guidance pertaining to individual right to access electronic health information in the form and format requested with ONC Information Blocking Regulation
  • Updated requirements to disclose substance use treatment records pursuant to CFR 42, Part 2
  • Informed consent by surrogate decision-makers for incapacitated or pregnant patients
  • Updated definition of telemedicine and requirements for mental health assessment via telemedicine
  • Information blocking provisions expand to designated record set
  • Revisions to the HIPAA Privacy Rule are expected in March 2023. Upon publication of the final rule, you will be able to download the supplemental updates at no additional cost
  • Due to recent inflation trends and the volume of legislative changes, our cost to update and maintain the Legal Manual increased over 65% this year. To continue to provide this valuable resource to our members, for the first time in nearly a decade, we have increased the price to $299 for members and $399 for non-members


  • OKHIMA Members: $299
  • Non-Members: $399