Health Information Technology
The AMA's Practice Management Center has developed several educational resources to help physicians and their practice staffs address health information technology (Health IT) issues that arise in their practice.
What you need to know about the new health privacy and security requirements
Under HIPAA and ARRA, physicians are required to control the ways in which they use and disclose patients’ protected health information. This resource outlines the newly expanded requirements for protection of patient health information, patient rights to this information, and administrative protections physicians must have in place.
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