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Title OpDiv/StaffDiv Sort descending Guidance Status Issue Date
OCR Announces Notification of Enforcement Discretion to Allow Uses and Disclosures of Protected Health Information by Business Associates for Public Health and Health Oversight Activities During The COVID-19 Nationwide Public Health Emergency  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 2037 Are there any limits or exceptions to the individual's right  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQs on Telehealth and HIPAA during the COVID-19 nationwide public health emergency  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 2049 Does an individual have a right to access more than test results from a clinical laboratory?  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 2062 Do individuals have a right under HIPAA to have their PHI downloaded on portable media that they provide?  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 2015 Are CEs required to use the NIST guidance documents?  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 2021 What is encryption?  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 195 Will future changes be made to the HIPAA Privacy Rule, If so how?  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 2000 Why is HIPAA needed and what is the purpose of the security standards?  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
FAQ 2008 How will we know if our organization and our systems are compliant with the Security Rule?  Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Final
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