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We would like to know if "Iris Scan" image requires HIPPA

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We would like to know if "Iris Scan" image requires HIPPA Compliance.
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Consumer Protection Law
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 7 months ago.

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Expert:  Infolawyer replied 7 months ago.

Yes, it would. It amounts to a medical record, and would require patient written consent for release, and proper safeguards to ensure it is confidentially maintained under hippa.

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