What Federal/State Act must you rely on to guide you through this process?
As a Director of the Electronic Record Delivery Program, I would rely on the Privacy and Security Rules and Regulations of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) .2. What does this Act say about the use of electronic medical information?
The Privacy and Security Rule primarily protects the patient’s medical records from exploitation and accessibility by the patients themselves. Through this act, the only person who can access, aside from the authorized personnel in a clinical organization, is the patient. He or she can request for a copy of Continue reading...