• HIPAA and Patient Information Privacy: What You Need to Know

    HIPAA and Patient Information Privacy: What You Need to Know

    Due to the massive amount of personal data and information stored electronically today, everybody is concerned about their patient information privacy. That is why you may find yourself questioning what your doctor is doing to ensure the protection of your healthcare information.Health plans, health care providers, health care clearinghouses, and their business associates have to abide by set industry standards when it comes to the storage and transmission of your healthcare information. However, some entities don’t have to follow these regulations. These include:State agencies such as child protective servicesLaw enforcement... Read More