Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996


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Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996

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HIPAA

A group of federal laws that establish rights, protections, and other standards of care for working people with pre-existing medical conditions. These laws affect obstetrical and neonatal care, the health care of women in general, the treatment of people with psychiatric illnesses, the confidentiality of medical records, and other aspects of health care.
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For health insurers, the new wrinkle in the ongoing debate about privacy is the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996.
The team will also provide compliance management and reporting services to satisfy guidelines of the MMA, the Privacy Act and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996.
The service includes a pre-configured lexicon that automatically detects and encrypts protected health information (PHI) to help meet the email protection mandates of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA).
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 was signed into law on August 21, 1996 by then President Bill Clinton.
Healthcare providers get improved satisfaction and productivity from caregivers, more convenience for all systems users and, using Gemalto solutions, the security and accountability regulatory authorities are demanding with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA).
They're also investing time and money in preparing to meet next year's compliance deadline for the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996.
With the goal of improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the electronic transmission of health information, the Administrative Simplification provisions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) mandated the adoption of standard unique identifiers for healthcare providers, as well as the adoption of standard unique identifiers for health plans.
IDX eCommerce Services supports compliance with transaction regulations under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996.
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