Businesses and Professions

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

SECTION 5-37.7-2

§ 5-37.7-2. Statement of purpose.

The purpose of this chapter is to establish safeguards and confidentiality protections for the HIE in order to improve the quality, safety and value of health care, keep confidential health information secure and confidential and use the HIE to progress toward meeting public health goals.

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