Insights into Interaction Between EPSDT and Federal Health Information Privacy and Confidentiality Laws

Professor Sara Rosenbaum and Associate Professor Jane Hyatt Thorpe are the authors a of “Understanding the Interaction Between EPSDT and Federal Health Information Privacy and Confidentiality Laws.”  Produced by GW’s Health Information & the Law Project with funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, their paper examines the federal and state law underpinnings of access to patient health records across health care providers and settings of care for Medicaid-enrolled children, who are entitled to Early and Periodic Screening Diagnostic and Treatment (EPSDT).