HITEQ Health Center Information Blocking Avenger

Information blocking is different from HIPAA and other existing rules in that it defines the only things that are not to be shared, with the implicit requirement that everything else is to be shared. The information blocking rule only provides eight exceptions or situations in which an actor is permitted to 'block' sharing of information.

Take some time to read through some of the articles on this page and then fill out the submission form on the right and you will be rewarded with a Health Center Incredible Behavioral Health Integrator badge! 

This is an official badge that is submitted by the HITEQ Center as a proof of completion to the blockchain. Your credentials can be added to profiles such as LinkedIn and verified through accreditation services such as Accredible and Open Badge.

 Information Blocking Avenger (hiteqcenter.org)


Information Blocking Avenger Curriculum
Event date: 11/22/2022 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Export event
HITEQ Highlights: Health Centers as Actors (in Information Blocking)!
Jodie Albert

HITEQ Highlights: Health Centers as Actors (in Information Blocking)!

HITEQ Highlights Webinar

The HITEQ Center discussed approaches to balance patient confidentiality, sensitive situations, vulnerable populations, and meeting the provisions in CURES act and information blocking. How health centers should best prepare themselves and their staff to meet the information blocking provisions and better serve the patient population was also discussed.

Next Article Patient Portals & Right of Access: Compliance with the Information Blocking rule and HIPAA

Documents to download

Information Blocking Avenger Badge