2013 HIPAA/ HITECH Update. Dirk D. Wilke, J.D., M.B.A. North Dakota Department of Health HIPAA Coordinator and Privacy Officer. HIPAA/HITECH Overview. HIPAA stands for the “Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act” of 1996
Dirk D. Wilke, J.D., M.B.A.
North Dakota Department of Health
HIPAA Coordinator and Privacy Officer
HIPAA allows the use or disclosure of PHI for
These terms collectively are known as TPO. In most cases, PHI used outside of TPO unless permitted or required by law is not allowed without a signed authorization.
When using, distributing, or requesting PHI, it must be limited to the PHI minimum necessary to complete the request.