Find out about HIPAA

In summary, HIPAA provides patients with more control over their health information, sets boundaries on the use and disclosure of protected health information, establishes safeguards, holds violators accountable, and supports public responsibility of disclosures.


HIPAA Security Reviews

IT Security conducts HIPAA security reviews on new or existing HIPAA systems dealing with patient information. The reviews evaluate and identify security risks based on the HIPAA Security rule and the HITECT act. The reviews also make recommendations regarding compensating controls to enhance security and safeguard patient information.