HIPAA Links By Alphabet


A
 
Aardvark Forms Provides HIPAA compliance products such as training guide, reference books, video tapes and audiotapes.
 
Training
Accredited Standards Committee X12 The Accredited Standards Committee (ASC) X12 develops standards for cross-industry electronic exchange of business information.
 
Standard
American Health Information Management Association A professional association that represents educated health information management professionals who work throughout the healthcare industry.
 
General
American Health Lawyers Association Provides news about the latest developments in health law and useful, timely analyses of the issues that affect health law professionals.
 
General

C
California Office of HIPAA Implementation California Office of HIPAA Implementation (CalOHI) Web Site.
 
General
County Issues Workgroup Directory A CalOHI website for HIPAA Statewide Workgroups to share information, ask questions and develop a network with others.
 
General

E
Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission> EHNAC establishes criteria for measuring the performance of clearinghouse and value-added networks.
 
Standard

H
 
Health Care Compliance Strategies, Inc.  Produces multimedia HIPAA computer-based training courseware for healthcare organizations.
 
Training
Health Level Seven Health Level Seven is an ANSI-accredited Standards Developing Organization (SDOs) which produces standards in clinical and administrative data.
 
Standard
Health Privacy Project Institute working on raising public awareness of the importance of ensuring health privacy in order to improve health care access and quality, both on an individual and a community level.
 
Privacy
HIPAAcomply The definitive source for up-to-date information regarding HIPAA security & privacy compliance.
 
General

N
National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics The Public Advisory Body to the Secretary of Health and Human Services. The Committee serves as a forum for interaction with interested private sector groups on a variety of key health data issues.
 
General
National Uniform Billing Committee (NUBC) Official source for news on the recent developments in billing and claims related transactions.
 
General
National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC) Develops a standardized data set for use by the non-institutional health care community to transmit claim and encounter information to and from all third-party payers. NUCC is one of the organizations to be consulted by the American National Standards.
 
Standard

U
 
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services-Privacy HHS Guidance and Fact Sheet on Final Privacy Rule. HHS Office is responsible for implementing and enforcing the privacy regulations.
 
Privacy
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services-Security Security Standards – HHS Proposed Rule published in the Federal Register on 8/12/98. Comment period ended October 13, 1998
 
Security
U.S. Department of Health and Human, Services Administrative Simplification (DHHS) U.S. Department of Health and Human, Services Administrative Simplification. General