Health Information and Privacy (HIPAA): Wisconsin
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Author: Alan M. Levy, Lindner & Marsack, SC
- Wisconsin has a statutory right to privacy that includes limits on employment information. See General Statutory Privacy Rights.
- Some statutory privacy rights are found in provisions about specific circumstances, such as non-disclosure rules regarding HIV testing and drug testing. See Privacy of Specific Medical Tests.
- Wisconsin has its own equivalent of HIPAA Privacy rules. See Wisconsin's Medical Privacy Statute.