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HIPAA Enforcement Rule

Managing Professional Risk | Patient Records, Charting, and Documentation Protocols
HIPAA Enforcement Rule
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The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) HIPAA Administrative Simplification Enforcement Rule contains rules on compliance, investigations, hearings, and penalties for violations. It also details the procedures and amounts for imposing civil money penalties on covered entities that violate any HIPAA Administrative Simplification requirements. HIPAA violations can be very ...