HIPAA External Resources
HIPAA Education Modules:
The federal Office of Civil Rights (OCR) released three modules for physicians on compliance with various aspects of the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules, available at Medscape.org:
3. Examining Compliance with the HIPAA Privacy Rule
The Medscape modules offer free Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits for physicians.
For more information, please visit http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/privacy.
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid CMS.gov
HIPAA - General Information
HIPAA Law & Related Information
|Compliance Deadlines for HIPAA & ACA|
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services hhs.gov
Summary of HIPAA Privacy Rule
Guidance on Significant Aspects of the Privacy Rule
HITECH Breach Notification Interim Final Rule
Texas Department of State Health Services dshs.state.tx.us
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Information for Providers
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