HIPAA Resources

New updated HIPAA resources available to all from the AMA

Model Notice of Privacy Practices from OCR

Implementation Timeline

Business Associate Agreement with PRMS
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Under the HITECH provisions, HIPAA covered providers – and their business associates - must comply with new federal breach notification requirements.

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Multi-Million Dollar Fines and Prison: HIPAA Enforcement
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Security Rule Resources
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Are you in compliance with the Security Rule? Find out here.


Do You Know Enough About HIPAA?

To help you learn how HIPAA affects you, The Psychiatrists' Program offers the following ways to make you more familiar with these new regulations. If you have coverage with us, we invite you to log into My Program to access even more HIPAA resources in My Program: HIPAA Help.

On January 25, 2013 the long-awaited final “Omnibus” regulation was published by the Office of Civil Rights (OCR) within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). This regulation amends several regulations under HIPAA, including the Privacy Rule and Security Rule.  There are many significant provisions relating to business associates, breach notification, patient rights, and increased penalties and enforcement. 

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Online Education

HIPAA - You Asked for It
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An explanation of the events that culminated in the creation of HIPAA's Privacy Rule.