Why create HIPAA Privacy Policies?
All covered entities are required to create HIPAA Privacy Policies as per the guidelines of HIPAA Privacy rule. Most of these policy are used in day to day administration. These templates are updated for the HITECH act of 2009.
"Essentially, a covered entity is required to develop and implement policies and procedures appropriate to the entity's business practices and workforce that reasonably minimize the amount of protected health information used, disclosed, and requested;" - HIPAA Privacy Rule 45 CFR Part 160
Who can use HIPAA Privacy Policies Templates Suite?
Our HIPAA Privacy Policies templates can be used by Healthcare entities like Hospitals, Insurers, Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facilities, Ambulatory Surgery Centers, Assisted Living/Intermediate Care Facilities, Clinical Laboratories, Clinics, Dialysis Providers, Employer Plans, HMOs, Home Health Agencies, Hospices, Pharmacies, Physicians, PPOs, Rehabilitation Facilities, other payees & providers and business associates of healthcare organizations.