Hungry Hungry HIPAA: Could It Mean Potential Liability for Medical Providers?
(WorkersCompensation.com) - For more than 20 years, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) has been the law of the land. The voluminous act contains many provisions not relevant to the workers’ compensation industry. However, there are issues within the privacy law section of HIPAA that workers’ compensation medical providers and insurers should be aware of in order to ensure compliance.
The general privacy rule as codified in the Code of Federal ...
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