The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) defines health information as any information (including genetic information) created or received by a healthcare provider, health plan, public health authority, employer, life insurance company, school or university, or healthcare clearinghouse. It relates to a person’s:
Our new HIPAA course is designed for anyone required to understand the rules of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) in relation the US healthcare system. In the course, learners will learn about HIPAA and related federal legislation, and the elements of HIPAA they need to comply with, including the Privacy, Security and Enforcement and Breach notification rules.
You may be required to understand or comply with HIPAA if you are: