When is a health care provider a HIPAA covered entity?
Transactions & Code Sets Guidance (Link)
Subscribe to the HIPAA Privacy Program Listserv
- Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org from the address you want to use.
- In the subject line of your email, type: subscribe hipaa Firstname Lastname (indicate your own first name and last name).
- Leave the message body blank. Delete or turn off any automatic signature. Send the email.
- You will receive a message informing you that your request was accepted.
General FAQ's and Guidance
- U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
- HHS/DOE Joint Guidance on the Application of the FERPA and HIPAA Rules to Student Health Records (PDF)
- Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - HIPAA General Information (Link)
- The Department of Labor (DOL) - Portability of Health Coverage (Link)