This module discusses the primary laws governing confidentiality in Virginia. It provides guidelines on protected information and appropriate disclosures.

Learning Objectives

  1. Make decisions about how to maintain confidentiality
  2. Talk with families about the family’s rights and the home visitor’s responsibility to maintain confidentiality
  3. Think about confidentiality issues within the framework of the home visitor – client relationship
  4. Understand how confidentiality laws apply to home visiting
  5. Name the main points of the three laws