Is it time for your medical office to comply with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)? There may be many reasons why you haven't tackled this challenge. However, in the increasingly interactive and electronic-based healthcare arena, it may be time to get on the compliance bandwagon and implement basic privacy procedures for your healthcare organization.
If you are already a HIPAA-covered entity, it may be time to streamline and simplify your collection of privacy policies and collapse them into a single policy that staff members will read and reference in their daily tasks.
- HIPAA privacy rights request form (Template)
Use this Word template to provide patients with a HIPAA-required form that they can use to request access or amendments to their protected health information.