Friday, May 20, 2011
Law HIPAA, California
California passed the health insurance portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) in 1996 to help maintaining the confidentiality of the patient. Nursing, pharmacy and free medical clinics apply to all doctors in California nurses, hospitals and Office Administration, home health care officials ParticipantsThe HIPAA regulations. Act binds the insurance companies and agencies relating to well.Patient Registration AccessUnder HIPAA healthcare industry, all patients are allowed to check your health and make the appropriate changes. Want to be informed and how your information is used, especially if transmitted to a third party in the form of a free annual report. Patients are legally right under HIPAA for naming format and where you should also be contacted by medical staff.Electronic StorageHIPAA, began the process of store electronically provide the information to a larger patient privacy, and the "greater efficiency in the provision of health care" the standardization of electronic data interchange.