Is it HIPPA or HIPAA? | allnurses

Is it HIPPA or HIPAA?

  1. 0 I read tons of posts on here that talk about possible violations of the privacy act and I see it spelled both ways.

    I thought it was HIPAA. I'm just a pre-nursing student so I may be wrong. Figured this was something I should know since I am going to be going into the field.
  2. Visit  Mama_Cashew profile page

    About Mama_Cashew

    From 'Fort Wayne, IN, US'; Joined Feb '12; Posts: 195; Likes: 104.

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  3. Visit  sirI profile page
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    HIPAA
    Esme12 and havehope like this.
  4. Visit  DarkLotus profile page
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    I think it stands for Health Information Protection and Accountibility Act... but it might be Portability?
  5. Visit  elkpark profile page
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    It's "portability."
    Esme12 and DarkLotus like this.
  6. Visit  Meriwhen profile page
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    Elkpark is indeed correct:

    Health Information Privacy
    Everything you wanted to know about HIPAA but were afraid to ask.
    Esme12 likes this.
  7. Visit  Sparrowhawk profile page
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    HIPAA....the names HIPAA....Seriously does 6 ppl need to answer this post?


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