Confidentiality And Hipaa

The privacy rule sets standards for protecting PHI and gives patients important rights with respect to their health information. The security rule establishes safeguards that must implement complete units and their business partners in order to protect the confidentiality, integrity and security of electronic PHI. The Breach Notification Rule requires that affected institutions, individuals, the federal government and in some cases the media informed about a breach of unsecured PHI….

September 3, 2018