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1. Would HIPAA preempt state laws if state laws are more stringent than HIPAA laws? Briefly explain . Yes HIPAA requirements preempt State laws if they require shorter periods, however HIPPA requires retention of medical record for 6 years. 2. It is true that the HIPAA Privacy Rule, 45 CFR 164.530 (c), it includes all medical record retention requirements you need to follow? Briefly explain. HIPPA Privacy Rule does not include medical record retention requirements, it does require the covered entities apply appropriate administrative, technical, and physical safeguard to protect the privacy of medical records and other protected health information (PHI) for whatever period such information is maintained by a covered entity. 3. Where would you find HIPAA administrative simplification rules for covered entities on retention requirements of health record documentation? The Privacy Rule is available at 45 CFR 164.530(c) on the Internet. 4. How long does CMS require Medicare managed care programs providers to retain records?
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