Health Information Privacy and Security: A 10 Step Plan

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Health Information Privacy and Security: A 10 Step Plan

Description

Health Information Privacy and Security: A 10 Step Plan is an online tool that helps health care providers and organizations meet Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act requirements for protecting patient information in electronic health records. The tool provides practical tips in four areas:

  • Preparation
  • Risk analysis and action plan
  • Risk management
  • Meaningful use

Developer:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT

Funding Sources:

Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT

History

Review Date: 2013
Original Summary: August 2014
Last Updated: 08/27/14

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