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Office for Civil Rights - HIPAA: Medical Privacy

This page chronicles the development and implementation of the Standards for Privacy of Individually Identifiable Health Information applicable to entities covered by the Health Insurance Portability ... Details >

Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

AMA Professional Resources  External Link

The AMA’s professional resources help physicians run an efficient medical practice. Resources include applications for HIPAA and PDAs and references for improving physician communications.... Details >

American Medical Association  External Link

Health Privacy: Resources  External Link

This page provides links to documents, reports, fact sheets, testimony, journal articles, and other publications and resources on health privacy.... Details >

Health Privacy Project  External Link

HIPAA Basics: Medical Privacy in the Electronic Age  External Link

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) sets the standard for privacy in the electronic age where health industry, government, and public interests often prevail over the patie... Details >

Privacy Rights Clearinghouse  External Link


An interactive tool provided by the Federal Government that answers your questions on getting and continuing health coverage during events such as losing or changing jobs, pregnancy, moving, or divorc... Details >

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

How to File a Health Information Privacy Complaint with the Office for Civil Rights

Also available in: Spanish 

If you believe that a person, agency or organization covered under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act Privacy Rule ("a covered entity") violated your (or someone else's ) health i... Details >

Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Pension and Health Care Coverage... Questions and Answers for Dislocated Workers

This booklet is designed to assist workers who have been laid off in the transition from old jobs to new jobs. Important health and pension issues that affect the dislocated worker are addressed -- he... Details >

Employee Benefits Security Administration, U.S. Department of Labor

Welcome to Health Privacy 101  External Link

Individuals share a great deal of sensitive, personal information with their doctors. This information is then shared with others, such as insurance companies, pharmacies, researchers, and employers, ... Details >

Health Privacy Project  External Link