Current Status
Not Enrolled

HIPAA is the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act and was effective in 1996. HIPAA applies to two groups: Covered Entities and Business Associates. Soon after HIPAA, the HITECH rule of 2009, also known as the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health rule was enacted due to digitization of health records. Finally, The Omnibus rule of 2013 was created to expand how technology companies protect PHI.