TITLE

Get hip to HIPAA

AUTHOR(S)
Tarnowski, Joseph
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;2/15/2003, Vol. 82 Issue 3, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the efforts of many supermarkets to bring their pharmacies into compliance with the Privacy Rule of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996 in the U.S. Provisions of HIPAA; Benefit for the grocery industry that came out of the final rule; Checklist to help supermarket pharmacies evaluate their compliance efforts through the last few weeks before the deadline for the compliance with the rule.
ACCESSION #
9173209

 

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