Policy Manual


Authorizing Access of Workforce Members to Electronic Information      

Type: Policy                 Category: Information Technology                 Level: Community Care 

Parties: Community Care

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Supporting References: HIPAA Security Rule 164.308(a).(4)

Parent Effective Date Approval Level Revision Dates Last Reviewed
N/A  4-1-2005  Board    5-10-2010
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Policy:  Community Care will implement policies and procedures for authorizing access to electronic protected health information that are consistent with its policies and procedures that protect the privacy and confidentiality of client protected health information. All clearinghouse functions will implement procedures that protect the electronic protected health information of the clearinghouse from unauthorized access by workforce members of the larger organization. All access to (and modifications to that access) electronic protected health information must be governed by procedure.