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Laura Franco Ortega

1.What does the acronym "HIPAA" stand for? "health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act"
2.The privacy rule protects information that exists in _____ Electronic forms, files information, orally etc.
3.What form must be given to the patient informing them of their patient rights? Notice of Privacy Practice
4.What penalties exist for healthcare providers and workers who violate HIPAA guidelines? monetary fine and/or imprisonment. Fine from the OCR.
5.The "minimum Necessary Standard" requires covered entities to evaluate their practices in order. To protect access and disclose of personal health information. Disclose only minimum necessary to those who need to know.
6. Who must comply with the HIPAA Privacy Rule? Organizations that are considered HIPAA covered entities, including health plans, healthcare clearinghouses and healthcare providers. Employees, Volunteers, trainers etc.
7.The privacy rule permits certain incidental uses and disclosures as long as. There are reasonable safeguards and implemented minimum necessary standards.
8.Under the uses and disclosures in Treatment, payment, and Health care options: the provision coordination, or management of health care and related services is defined as. billing of collection of activities
9.A patient's privacy rights are communicated to the patient through. Notice of privacy Practices
10.What must covered entities have in place that protect against uses and disclosures not permitted by the privacy rule? appropriate administrative, technical, and physical safeguards.
11.A_________ is an example of a business associate. business or organization not part of workforce. Third party administrator with claims.`
12.When a patient receives a "Notice of Privacy Practices", they must ________ inform patients the covered entity's duties respect to a patient's PHI.
13.A person or entity that performs certain function or activities that involve the use or disclosure of personal health information on behalf of, or provides services to , a covered entity is known as a ________ Business Associate
14.The HITECH Act updated the HIPAA Rule to included. HHS's Summary of the HIPAA Omnibus Rule.... security and enforcement Rules mandated.
15.Which government office is responsible for administering and enforcing HIPAA standards? The Office of Civil Rights (OCR)
16.Under the Minimum Necessary Standard, covered entities must identified who needs access to protected health information_______ To carry out their job duties
17.Under the Uses and Disclosures in Treatment Payment, and Health Care Operations: the privacy rule provides for. the Privacy Rule permits a covered entity to use and disclose protected health information, with certain limits and protection.
18.Who must comply with the HIPAA Privacy Rule? Hospitals, Physicians offices, Health plan.. Employees, physicians, volunteers, employees of another companies who work primarily for networks, are onsite and who work under a network control.
19.HIPAA Accountability involves "Administrative Simplification" which includes____ To improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the health care system. for provisions that required HHS to adopt national standards for electronic health care transactions and code sets.
20.The Privacy Officer required under the Privacy rule is responsible for _____ keeping up-to-date on federal and state privacy laws. is responsible for implementing the HIPAA Privacy Rule, In-depth HIPAA training for this individual is a must.
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