The Privacy and Security Toolkit for Small Provider Organizations helps smaller organizations navigate the complexities of healthcare privacy and security.
As small provider organizations increasingly leverage electronic health records and other information technologies, they face significant challenges in their efforts to secure patient information. This toolkit will help smaller organizations such as solo practitioners, physician groups, or independent ambulatory practices or clinics meet these challenges by providing basic privacy and security resources and general guidance on privacy and security best practices.
The toolkit is organized into the following sections:
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