TITLE

Private practice

AUTHOR(S)
BONGIOVANNI, KATE
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Nov2013, Vol. 27 Issue 14, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the model Notices of Privacy Practices (NPPs) for use by health care providers and health plans in the U.S. It reports on the regulatory changes reflected in the model NPPs under the omnibus rule. It is reported that NPP provides a foundation for covered entities to comply with the new requirements. It also discusses guidance accompanying the model NPPs.
ACCESSION #
91957567

 

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