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The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) is a federal law that required the creation of national standards to protect sensitive patient health information from being disclosed without the patient's consent or knowledge.

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Health Care Ethical Legal Conflict: Case Study
Nursing Case Studies
Introduction: In the present case study there is an ethico-legal arise when doctors have to perform treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease... Last modified: 11th Feb 2021

HIPAA Administrative, Physical, and Technical Safeguards
Nursing Essays
Introduction: HIPAA Administrative, Physical, and Technical Safeguards The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy, Security and Breach Notification Rules protect health information̵... Last modified: 15th Jun 2020

Ethical Issues in Patient Information | Case Study
Nursing Case Studies
Introduction: Peeking in the EMR for all the right reasons Patrick Bobst Technology has embedded itself into everyday life and is integrated into everyday human activity. Corporate scandals, violations of intell... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Issues of Confidentiality
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Confidentiality Confidentiality is a serious concern in the medical field. Physicians, nurses, assistants, as well as all other staff members must keep all information that the patient reveals privat... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Developing Privacy in Clinics | Research Study
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Introduction Privacy has some deep historical roots, however because of its complexity; privacy has been difficult to define. It has often been a heated debate among sociologists, philosophers and ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Ethical Concepts in the Provision of Nursing Care
Nursing Essays
Introduction: The nursing process is more than a method that nurses use to diagnose and treat actual and potential health problems. The American Nurses Association (ANA) Standards of Nursing Practice provides a bas... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Inappropriate Nurse Behaviour: Taking Photos with a Cell Phone
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Introduction:   Social media has now become a big part of today’s society. It allows families and friends to share moments with one another. It is a cyber world that allow people to interact with ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Information Standards in Health Care Information Systems
Nursing Essays
Introduction: As the Health Information Manager, the ability to understand and implement major methods of standards for ad hoc, de facto, government, and consensus, must be developed, and the ability to identify w... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Importance of HIPAA: Keeping Health Information Private
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Kay L. Bowman Abstract The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA), Public Law 104-191, was enacted on August 21, 1996. Sections 261 through 264 of HIPAA require the Sec... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

HIPAA Security Compliance
Nursing Essays
Introduction: HIPAA SECURITY COMPLIANCE 1 HIPAA privacy and security rules work together for purposes of governing how a health institution handles and manages the information of a patient. The privacy rules of HI... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020