Jun 19, 2013
HIPAA and Medical Records
Privacy, security, and confidentiality in the healthcare setting.
American Health Information Management Association
Description: Represents specially-educated health information management professionals throughout the health care industry. Includes practice guidelines, etc.
Health Information Management Supersite (by HCPro/Greeley)
Description: Searchable website offers a business directory, weekly e-mail newsletters, tips of the week, an ask-the-expert feature, news, survey results, and products. Has link to HIPPA info at www.hipaapro.com.
Health Privacy Project
Description: Health information privacy advocacy and information site. HIPAA compliance information.
Medical Records Institute
Description: Electronic medical records information and HIPAA.
HIPAA Weekly Advisor
Description: This free, weekly, e-mail newsletter is designed to prepare health care professionals to comply with the cumbersome regulations proposed under HIPAA. This "e-zine" addresses different aspects of the regulations, shares compliance tips from industry experts and keeps readers apprised of industry developments, such as rule proposals.
National Committee for Quality Assurance
Description:HIPAA,annual national report on status of health care quality in managed care, educational materials, links, recognition programs for quality in healthcare.
Description: HIPAA resources, seminars, listserves, links on HIPAA privacy and security standards.
US Department of Health and Human Services/Office For Civil Rights
Description: agency responsible for HIPAA enforcement, fraud and abuse enforcement, and Stark Law enforcement.