This identifies all materials that deal with privacy of health information issues. Some materials may overlap with security concerns but not necessarily.
The ONC Guide to Privacy and Security of Electronic Health Information provides information about compliance with the EHR Incentive Programs’ privacy and security requirements as well as the HIPAA Privacy, Security, and Breach Notification Rules.
This article addresses special issues and concerns surrounding the implementation of a particular HIPAA regulations and its implementation in a particular segment of the health care industry.
An overview of Business Associates and their responsibilities under the HIPAA.
A review of the HIPAA Privacy Rule regarding marketing and fundraising activities.
A review of the HIPAA Privacy Rule’s general rules concerning the use and disclosure of protected health information.
A sample Business Associate Agreement
A brief overview of the Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act (HIPAA), including who is covered under HIPAA and the scope of the Privacy and Security Rules.
A summary of how the HIPAA Privacy Rule applies to research activities.
A summary of the administrative requirements for supporting an organization’s privacy infrastructure under the HIPAA Privacy Rule.
A summary of the compliance and enforcement provisions, including penalties, under HIPAA.