All you wanted to know about HIPAA

HIPAA Introduction The Administrative Simplification provisions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA, Title II) require the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to establish national standards for electronic health care transactions and national identifiers for providers, health plans, and employers. It also addresses the security and privacy of health […]

HIPAA certification for ITES Professionals in Health Industry BPO

You may have heard about the HIPAA- Health Insurance Portability & Accountability act- & it relates to ITES industry. To gain a better understanding let examine how HIPAA benefits ITES professional. The HIPAA legislation was put into place in 1996, but recently it was in news due to 2003 deadlines of the act. The creation […]