Businesses and Professions

CHAPTER 5-37.7
Rhode Island Health Information Exchange Act of 2008

SECTION 5-37.7-11

§ 5-37.7-11. Immunity.

Any health care provider who relies in good faith upon any information provided through the HIE in his, her or its treatment of a patient, shall be immune from any criminal or civil liability arising from any damages caused by such good faith reliance. This immunity does not apply to acts or omissions constituting negligence or reckless, wanton or intentional misconduct.

History of Section.
(P.L. 2008, ch. 171, § 2; P.L. 2008, ch. 466, § 2.)