Module 3: HIPAA

HIPAA

Length: 1 minutesComplexity: Easy

The right to privacy and confidentiality is protected by the U.S. Constitution.

Consents & Authorizations

Length: 1 minutesComplexity: Easy

In general, PHI can be released only with the written authorization or consent of the individual.

HIPAA Privacy Rule

Length: 2 minutesComplexity: Easy

Under HIPAA, the Department of Health and Human Services issued the HIPAA Privacy Rule.

HIPAA Security Rule

Length: 2 minutesComplexity: Easy

Providers today are using clinical applications such as computerized physician order entry.

Notice of Privacy Practices

Length: 1 minutesComplexity: Easy

The Notice of Privacy Practices (NPP) describes how your healthcare provider may use, disclose, handle, collect and protect your PHI.

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