Policy Manual


Safeguards to Protect the Privacy of Protected Health Information      

Type: Policy                 Category: General                 Level: Community Care 

Parties: Community Care employees and contractees

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Supporting References: HIPAA Privacy Rule 164:530c

Parent Effective Date Approval Level Revision Dates Last Reviewed
N/A  4-13-2003  Board    4-13-2003
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Policy:  Community Carewill have in place appropriate administrative, technical, and physical safeguards to protect the privacy of health information. The safeguards are designed to limit the incidental use or disclosure and/or the intentional or unintentional use and disclosure of protected health information.