There are many Web sites available that provide information
about the rule and its impact. These sites provide additional detail you
Note: The following links will take you outside
the College's Web site.
Resources on the Administrative Simplification provisions of HIPAA
The Administrative Simplification provisions of HIPAA include: Electronic
Transactions and Code Sets, Security, Unique Identifiers and Privacy.
resources on the HIPAA Privacy rule
Contains the OCR Summary of the HIPAA Privacy Rule, and Guidance Explaining
Significant Aspects of the Privacy Rule.
EDI Practice Management System Directory
This directory is intended to assist medical practices locate important
information, supplied by practice management and billing systems vendors,
on HIPAA transactions and code sets implementation, testing, and certification.
Personal Health Information in Research: Understanding the HIPAA Privacy
Provided by the NIH, this information will better help you understand
your obligations when conducting research, and how to handle research
requests you receive.