Wednesday, March 28, 2012
3 Things You Need to Know About HIPAA
The law which revolutionized the health care system of the United States of America, known as the Health Insurance Probability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), was passed on August 21, 1996. This act benefited the country by leaps and bounds in terms of excellent health security by categorizing the health plans systematically. The act was brought in to regulate the working of the healthcare bodies, maintain accountability of the healthcare providers and the insurance houses and protect the interests and the privacy of the patients.