Patient HIPAA Rights

HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996) is United States legislation that provides data privacy and security provisions for safeguarding medical information. Under HIPAA, protections have been put in place to protect patient data and privacy.

In this lesson we will cover the 6 rights provided to you, as the patient.

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  1. Identify your protected patient HIPAA rights.
  2. Describe where you can find HIPAA policy at Restore.