Provides information from a variety of and views on what the industry considers to be accepted practices and procedures for optimal outcomes. These may be high level or very detailed procedures developed by professional associations utilizing experts in the field.
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 in-depth explanation of the HIPAA Security Rule in plain English.
A review of the HIPAA Privacy Rule’s general rules concerning the use and disclosure of protected health information.
A review of the HIPAA Privacy Rule regarding marketing and fundraising activities.
An overview of Business Associates and their responsibilities under the HIPAA.
A sample Business Associate Agreement
A summary of the compliance and enforcement provisions, including penalties, under HIPAA.
A summary of the administrative requirements for supporting an organization’s privacy infrastructure under the HIPAA Privacy Rule.
A summary of how the HIPAA Privacy Rule applies to research activities.
A sample Business Associate Policy