Tag: Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

HIPAA-Privacy-Rule

Summary of the HIPAA Privacy Rule

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Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was first introduced in 1996 by U.S congress. The main focus of this act was to enhance the efficiency of the health care system of the U.S. Later in the year 2002 HIPAA privacy rule came into existence with the goal of protecting the confidentiality of patients and ….  Read More

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Why is it important to comply with HIPAA?

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HIPAA commonly known as Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act is a very important legislative law in the health care industry. This act came into existence in 1996 and was brought by Congress in U.S to improve the efficiency of health care organizations and same time it protects the valuable information of the patient’s health ….  Read More