Subject: Register Now for a CoE-PHI Virtual Event: The Current State of Privacy Laws for SUD Treatment


The Current State of Privacy Laws for

Substance Use Disorder Treatment

Tuesday August 9th

3:00-4:00PM EST

On Tuesday August 9th from 3:00-4:00 PM EST, the Center of Excellence for Protected Health Information (CoE-PHI) will facilitate a free national webinar outlining the current status of the federal privacy protections for substance use disorder (SUD) treatment records, 42 CFR Part 2 and the HIPAA Privacy Rule.


  • Describe the current status of the federal privacy laws that apply to SUD treatment records (42 CFR Part 2 and HIPAA)

  • Outline forthcoming changes to 42 CFR Part 2 (through the CARES Act)

  • Identify how to access resources and technical assistance through the CoE-PHI

Who Should Attend?
SUD and Mental Health treatment providers, clients, administrators, state agency leaders, and others involved in providing SUD treatment or coordinating care for SUD treatment.

For more helpful information and to access our resources, please visit the CoE-PHI Resource Center.

This resource was supported by SAMHSA of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of a financial assistance award with 100% funded by SAMHSA/HHS. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by SAMHSA/HHS, or the U.S. Government.


Funded by SAMHSA, the CoE-PHI develops and disseminates resources, training, and TA for states, healthcare providers, school administrators and individuals and families to improve understanding and application of federal privacy laws and regulations, including FERPA, HIPAA, and 42 CFR Part 2, when providing and receiving treatment for SUD and mental illness.


Resources, training, technical assistance, and any other information provided through the CoE-PHI do not constitute legal advice.