HIPAA

What does HIPAA stand for?

HIPPA is the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, enacted by the U.S. Congress in 1996. The purpose was to improve how healthcare entities protect sensitive patient information. Since this time, new rules were […]

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What is a HIPAA BAA?

A HIPAA BAA, or Business Associate Agreement is a contract between a HIPAA-covered entity and a vendor working with that covered entity.

Covered Entities Under HIPAA

Covered entities under the HIPAA law includes healthcare providers, health […]

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What is a HIPAA covered entity?

For 2022 Rules for Healthcare Workers, please click here.
For 2022 Rules for Business Associates, please click here.

 
To be HIPAA compliant, there are certain rules and regulations. HIPAA covered entities are those who must comply, […]

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