Lets say a health insurance company in Texas sells a insurance policy, it is likely that the back office paper work is processed in Pune or Hyderabad. India BPO has emerged as the leading companies for back office tasks required by the US insurance companies. They are able to cater to any case, be it casualty insurance, life insurance.
The HIPAA Administrative Simplification legislation was intended to improve the efficiency of the exchange of electronic health information among health care organizations while placing a high emphasis on reasonably ensuring the confidentiality of individually identifiable health information (IIHI). HIPAA defines IIHI as protected health information (PHI).