Confidentiality of Health information

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The newspaper phones a rehab clinic and asks if Sally celebrity is a patient and what is her status. The clinic should

A. Tell the newspaper the truth
B. lie and say she's not if, in fact she's there.
C. acknowledge her presence but give no details on status.
D. say regulations prohibit divulging patient-specific information.

I think it is D, because they need to protect her privacy, and confidentiality.

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