10A NCAC 69 .0404 INFORMED CONSENT
Prior to obtaining a consent for release of information, the delegated representative shall explain the meaning of informed consent. The client shall be told the following:
(1) contents to be released;
(2) that there is a definite need for the information;
(3) that the client can give or withhold the consent and the consent is voluntary;
(4) that there are statutes and regulations protecting the confidentiality of the information.
History Note: Authority G.S. 108A‑80; 143B‑153;
Eff. October 1, 1981.