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Module 10: Discussion- HIPAA and ConfidentialityHailey Henry, SVNConcorde Career CollegeCPSO1101: Career Path SuccessLeslie Jester, ARNPAugust 12, 2021
HIPAA and ConfidentialityHIPAA benefits patients because it ensures that the health care providers, health care plans, andbusinesses associated with HIPAA covered entities are implementing many safeguards to protectthe sensitive health and personal information. HIPAA also ensures that a patient’s personal healthinformation is not given to anyone without the patient’s knowledge and permission. If a person’shealth information is shared with unauthorized personnel, it could have serious socialconsequences for them so, HIPAA is put into place as a safeguard to preserve human dignity.The HIPAA security rule, mandated by congress, establishes a national standard specifically toprotect the electronic personal health information that is created for an individual, received, used,

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