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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

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What is Considered PHI under HIPAA?

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Protected health information known as PHI is any identifiable health information that is used, maintained, stored, or transmitted by a HIPAA-covered entity. Any information about individual or patient’s past present or future physical or mental health, and the provision of any healthcare comes under PHI. Other information such as healthcare billing, demographic data, conversation between ….  Read More