By Kypreos, Markus.
Texas District and County Attorneys Association.
This volume from the Texas District and County Attorneys Association is written to assist prosecutors in understanding the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 as well as accessing certain medical records. Topics covered include a thorough introduction to HIPAA, disclosures permitted to law enforcement, acquiring medical information, and civil issues related to HIPAA. Also included is an appendix that discusses Parts 160 and 164 of the Code of Federal Regulations as well as an appendix containing important forms.
HIPAA : A practical guide to the privacy and security of health data
By Sullivan, June M.
Health Law Section, American Bar Association.
This title provides a concise introduction to the privacy issues found in Title II of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996. Specific topics covered include authorizations, disclosures without authorizations, administrative requirements for covered entities,and penalties and enforcement. Title I of HIPAA is also briefly discussed in one of the appendices.
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By Deutsch, Laurence M.
American Law Institute-American Bar Association Committee on Continuing Professional Education.
1st ed. 2001.
This title is design to help practitioners understand medical charts. Divided into three parts, the first part covers the basics of hospital charts and the different phases of inpatient care. The second section covers issues specific to obstetrics care. The final section focuses on special issues for attorneys dealing with medical records such as obtaining records, the disease management movement, and understanding different types of health care professionals.