HIPAA: Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

Many individuals know about the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) because they have to sign forms in medical offices explaining they know their rights under this act. This short yet informative video further details the importance of HIPAA, the true definition of HIPAA, and how medical information is protected under this act. The video does go on to describe the many rights employees have under HIPAA and the rigorous standards organizations have to comply with to keep individual’s medical information private. This online video provides learners with a better understanding of their rights under HIPAA and the regulations and standards organizations must follow to comply with the law.