Patient's Right to Object to Disclosures Patient List/Census List

  • Patients may opt out at the time of admission and at any time while at UNC HCS.

  • The patient will note these objections in the space provided on the General Consent for Treatment form.

  • This form is filed in the medical record and opt outs are entered in the registration system.

  • With very few exceptions, staff may not opt out for the patient. Exceptions require the approval of your Privacy Officer.

  • All patients admitted to a Psychiatry service are automatically opted out.