HIPAA Security: I manage electronic patient health information. Now what?

May 16th, 2013|

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) required the Secretary of HHS to develop regulations protecting the privacy and security of certain health information. HHS developed what we commonly call the HIPAA Security Rule and the HIPAA Privacy Rule. Any “covered entity” is required to have a formal Privacy Policy and, […]