hca 230 week 3 check point HIPPA Evaluation

hca 230 week 3 check point HIPPA Evaluation - HIPPA...

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HIPPA Evaluation One of the pro’s of the HIPPA law, is that it helps working people in as such, when a person leaves one job to go to another the person has the ability to keep their health insurance for a time, being sure that the person is not without health insurance. Another pro, is that HIPPA allows for people who have pre-existing illnesses to obtain health insurance, ensuring those who are ill can get the medical treatment that they need. A third pro of the HIPPA law is that, HIPPA instituted the IT form of healthcare information from paper to computer and set up security standards. This allows hospitals, doctors; nurses and pharmacists to quickly and easily obtain a patient’s medical history and records, while ensuring those records are kept secure. The HIPPA law also set up a law that helps all patients to keep all their information private, only allowing specific individuals access to it, such as the attending doctor, nurses, and family members. A con of the HIPPA act is that HIPPA does not have or impose a privacy ceiling allowing
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This note was uploaded on 10/04/2010 for the course HCA 230 HCA 230 taught by Professor Idontremember during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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