Protected Health Information (PHI)-medical office
February 13th, 2023
You have been given the task of discussing the protection of health information with the new medical assistant in your office. You know that protecting health information goes farther than offices physically protecting it.
Identify the federal law that governs protected health information (PHI) and briefly discuss the elements of compliance. Describe three specific examples of improper privacy disclosure, and discuss the challenges of maintaining strict confidentiality in a medical office setting