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HIPAA Violation Infographic

The High Cost of HIPAA Violations The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) protects the Personal Health Information (PHI) held by physicians, clinics, hospitals, pharmacies, health insurance companies and other healthcare organizations. PHI is made up of any information related to the patient including the healthcare record or medical chart, and payment data. EXAMPLES OF PHI   •  Patient Name    •  Address    •  Date of Birth   •  Phone number   •  Medical Record Number There are severe penalties that Continue Reading

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