HIPAA privacy regs now final

February 2001
Employee Benefit News;Feb2001, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p1
Reports on the finalization of the regulations intended to safeguard the confidentiality of patient medical records, in accordance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996. Estimated compliance cost of the regulations; Significance and restrictions of the finalized regulations; Implications of the regulations on employer-sponsored benefit plans.


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