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    HIPAA Regulations: General Provisions - Definitions - Trading Partner Agreement - § 160.103

    As Contained in the HHS HIPAA Rules

     

    HHS Regulations
    General Provisions: Definitions - Trading Partner Agreement - § 160.103

     

    Trading partner agreement means an agreement related to the exchange of information in electronic transactions, whether the agreement is distinct or part of a larger agreement, between each party to the agreement. (For example, a trading partner agreement may specify, among other things, the duties and responsibilities of each party to the agreement in conducting a standard transaction.)