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HIPAA

 
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act.

HIPAA

HIPAA

HIPAA

Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act of 1996, Kennedy-Kassenbaum Bill Privacy A bill enacted by Congress in 1996 which established a comprehensive and uniform federal standard for ensuring privacy of genetic information; HIPAA broadens the scope of existing fraud and abuse provisions, and ↑ penalties for fraud violations by health care providers. See Fraud, Rebundling, Unbundling, Upcoding.

HIPAA

Abbreviation for Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act.

HIPAA

Abbreviation for Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act.

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Because of HITECH, hospitals need to have things they've never done before in their IT strategic plans--like how does the physician strategy fit into the overall IT strategy.
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ecfirst assists organizations with their compliance initiatives for a secure information infrastructure that is compliant with regulations such as HITECH, HIPAA, ISO 27000, or federal and state legislations (such as California or Massachusetts).
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Questions based on the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules, and HITECH Act implementation specifications have been segmented and mapped into a user-friendly format that also displays links to authoritative resources, helpful tips, and the regulations themselves.
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Adding to the overall uncertainty and anxiety about making a large capital investment is the undeniable fact that HITECH funding is subject to the shifting political winds that blow through Washington.
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