New HIPAA fact sheet available
December 21, 2016
— The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology and Office of Civil Rights have a new fact sheet
that breaks down how providers are permitted to share electronic protected health information with public health agencies without obtaining an individual's written authorization.
For more information, check out the ONC's blog series
to learn about this critical aspect of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act regulations.