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does hippa protect a persons postive illict drug screen when patient in pain mangement

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Im disabled and have a chronic degrenative injury/disease in which im pain mangement n will be for life. Im in need of emergency meducal care n choose to go to st Mary's hosp in langhorne pa. If they choose to do a drug screen n it comes back positive, r my results protected under hipa privacy or will they reported to my dr/drs, resulting in losing pain medicine that is necessary for disease.
asked Sep 25, 2013 in Disability by gra1468 Newbie (120 points)
   

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