Why the HIPAA privacy rules are important for physicians to know: Ignore these at your own risk
Paterick TE. Why the HIPAA Privacy Rules Are Important for Physicians to Know: Ignore these at your own risk. Podiatry Management. February 2023:113-117.
The article discusses the importance of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) for physicians to review for them to understand its impact on their daily medical practice. Topics include an overview of the HIPAA Privacy Rule, entities that the Privacy Rule apply, and difference between authorization and consent.