ONC's Guide to Privacy and Security of Electronic Health Information

Last reviewed: November 22, 2017

The ONC Guide to Privacy and Security of Electronic Health Information helps providers understand how to comply with the privacy and security requirements of the Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Programs as well as the HIPAA Privacy, Security, and Breach Notification Rules.

This in-depth guide addresses issues such as:

  • Healthcare providers' responsibilities under HIPAA
  • The privacy and security requirements of the Meaningful Use Programs
  • Approaches for implementing a security management process