This section focuses on the Policies and Procedures required for effective P&S programs. Examples of actual P&Ps are included as well as discussion of regulatory requirements for P&Ps and their content.
Policies & Procedures
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.
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.
An in-depth explanation of the HIPAA Security Rule in plain English.
An overview of Business Associates and their responsibilities under the HIPAA.
A sample Business Associate Policy