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HIPAA - The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act


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In this online video, Dr. Howard Pactovis reviews "HIPAA - The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996, including:

  • the HIPAA Privacy Rule, which protects the privacy of individually identifiable health information;
  • the HIPAA Security Rule, which sets national standards for the security of electronic protected health information; and the confidentiality provisions of
  • the Patient Safety Rule, which protect identifiable information being used to analyze patient safety events and improve patient safety.

Dr. Howard Pactovis, the founder of Dynamic Dental Safety (DDS), is dedicated to providing continual compliance with all Federal and State guidelines.  His DDS team is committed to providing the highest-quality, safety services for the dental community. Dr. Pactovis makes himself personally accessible to all, and to educate your entire staff regarding the value of following the recommended standards of OSHA, CDC and Infection Control Standards and HIPAA.

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