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HIPAA-Watch for Security Speeds Up Compliance Part One: Vendor and Product Information
HIPAA-Watch for Security is a tool designed to guide organizations through the risk analysis required by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

hipaa privacy  suggestions and user recommendations. HIPAA Regulation and Compliance Requirements The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was signed into law by President Clinton on August 21, 1996 and authorized the Secretary of Health and Human Services to provide Congress mandatory regulations to secure and protect the privacy of patient medical records. The primary purpose of HIPAA was to ensure that patient medical records are kept private and are not exploited. However, the impact of

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