Information about HIPAA

Information concerning the Health Insurance and Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996 will be posted here for our employees. Please use the links below and the documents provided to help guide you through the important information you need to know when dealing with protected health information. Employees should also refer to the PMHCC Policies & Procedures manual for important HIPAA related information.

The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

Summary of the HIPAA Privacy Rule

Summary of the HIPAA Security Rule

HITECH Breach Notification Interim Final Rule

Employee Resources