Accountability in Health Care Term Paper by Top Papers

Accountability in Health Care
A brief paper on accountability in health care and health care administration.
# 129373 | 1,000 words | 6 sources | APA | 2006 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2006 in Medical and Health (General) , Law (General)

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The paper discusses HIPPA in relation to the legislation and implications for individuals and organizations. The paper looks at additional HIPPA requirements that were mandated as law in April 2005 for electronic sources of patient information and the transmission of data relating to patient information. The paper also discusses implementation strategies.

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"Within the field of health care, the most important accountability-based change, and one with significant implications for both the individual and the organization has been the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA). Compliance with the federal legislation was required by covered health care entities as of April 14, 2003 (Frank-Stromborg, 2002; Liebman, 2002; Jeter, 2005; "AAPS Sues," 2001). What many outside of the industry fail to realize is that additional HIPPA compliance legislation was mandated to accommodate the rise in high-tech..."

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