Need health and medical help with Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Violations

Jan 6th, 2016
Health & Medical
Price: $25 USD

Question description

Read pages 90-94 of your course text, including the Release of Information section, the Perspective: Examples of Recently Published HIPAA Privacy Violations section, and Exhibits 3.3 and 3.4.  Next, select one of the cases from the list below :

Then, provide a case analysis on the HIPAA violation of patient health information (PHI) that was present in the case you selected.  Include the following points in your case analysis:
  • Summarize the case.
  • Identify the specific HIPAA privacy and security rules that were broken.
  • Identify the penalties (if any) that were imposed as a result of the ruling on the case. Do you believe the penalties imposed were sufficient for the type and scope of the infraction? Explain your answer.   
  • Explain your understanding of the HIPAA privacy and security rules.
  • Explain the significance of this case with regards to health care information systems, either in general or to the organizations that work in this field.
  • Explain whether or not any other laws besides the HIPAA laws were broken, and if so, which laws.
  • Include a paragraph about how this particular case could apply to your Final Proposal/Project.  What impact might lessons learned from this particular case have on your Final Proposal/Project case study?
The HIPAA Case Analysis: 
  1. Must be three to four pages in length (excluding title and reference pages), double-spaced, and formatted according to APA style as outlined in the Writing Center.
  2. Must include a title page with the following:
    • Title of paper
    • Student’s name
    • Course name and number
    • Instructor’s name
    • Date submitted
  3. Must begin with an introductory paragraph that has a succinct thesis statement.
  4. Must address the topic of the paper with critical thought.
  5. Must end with a conclusion that reaffirms your thesis.
  6. Must use at least three scholarly sources, including a minimum of one from the University Library.
  7. Must document all sources in APA style, as outlined in Writing Center.
  8. Must include a separate reference page, formatted according to APA style

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