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28 Pa. Code § 27.152. Investigation of cases and outbreaks.

§ 27.152. Investigation of cases and outbreaks.

 (a)  The Department or a local health authority may investigate any case or outbreak of disease judged by the Department or local health authority to be a potential threat to the public health.

 (b)  A person may not interfere with or obstruct a representative of the Department or a local health authority who seeks to enter a house, health care facility, building or other premises to carry out an investigation of a case or outbreak, if the representative presents documentation to establish that he is an authorized representative of the Department or the local health authority.

 (c)  In the course of conducting an investigation of a case or outbreak, the authorized representative of the Department or local health authority may conduct a confidential review of medical records. A person may not interfere with or obstruct this review.

Source

   The provisions of this §  27.152 adopted January 25, 2002, effective January 26, 2002, 32 Pa.B. 491.



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