HIPAA and its Impact
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The paper describes the legislative intent of HIPAA, its impact on healthcare providers, and its costs and benefits.
From the Paper:"The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was passed by Congress in ..., requiring that health care service providers have technology processes in place by April in order to protect the privacy rights of patients. Among other things, HIPAA includes rules covering administrative simplification as well as portability of medical coverage for preexisting conditions and new definitions for the underwriting process of group medical coverage. It further provides for standardization of electronic transmittal of billing and..."
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