HIPAA Privacy and Security Resources
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 was signed into law by President Obama on February 17, 2009.
Tucked in the lengthy Stimulus Bill was the HITECH Act of 2009, major changes to HIPAA that will have had a significant effect on hospitals, health plans, health insurers and other
covered entities. Regulations to implement the provisions of the HITECH Act of 2009 were issued in January 2013. Below are resources to
assist you with these changes.
PowerPoint Presentations from the Bricker & Eckler and Ohio Hospital Association Two-Part Webinar on the HIPAA Omnibus Rule
February 19 - Part One: Slides Audio
February 21 - Part Two: Slides Audio
Bulletins and Publications
Current bulletins on HIPAA privacy and security
HIPAA Statutes, Regulations and Guidance
Listing of all statutes, regulations and guidance relating to HIPAA Privacy and Security. Updated with the January 2013 omnibus regulatory changes
Self-Assessment and Compliance Guide For Health Care Providers and Health Plans
Subscribe to the HIPAA Compliance and Audit Guide For Health Care Providers -- A guide for complying with the HIPAA privacy, security and breach notification. Updated With the January 2013 Amendments