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Q1 of 4...Labor Day...HIPAA

  • 1.  Q1 of 4...Labor Day...HIPAA

    Posted 09-02-2019 09:34 AM
    According to the Privacy Rule of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), if a patient asks for a copy of laboratory test results, the healthcare provider must respond:
    A. Without charging a fee
    B. By asking how the patient intends to use it
    C. Via unsecured email if asked to do so
    D. Within 10 days


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  • 2.  RE: Q1 of 4...Labor Day...HIPAA

    Posted 09-02-2019 09:38 AM
    Guessing C. U secured if requested to do so by patient

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    Sonu Kumar, COTA/L, RAC-CT, CAPS
    SNF LTC Therapy Service Provider
    Regulatory and Corporate Compliance
    Claims and Denials Management/Revenue Integrity
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  • 3.  RE: Q1 of 4...Labor Day...HIPAA

    Posted 09-02-2019 10:07 AM
    I say C. By unsecured email when asked to do so.

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  • 4.  RE: Q1 of 4...Labor Day...HIPAA

    Posted 09-03-2019 04:42 PM
    Eliminating the others, I end up with C

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    Marie Wagner
    Operations Manager, Corporate Compliance
    The Queen's Health Systems
    Honolulu,HI
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  • 5.  RE: Q1 of 4...Labor Day...HIPAA

    Posted 09-03-2019 05:45 PM
    When you pair the answers with the last two words of the sentence (must respond), everything falls away except C. Though I hope this isn't the method most commonly used.

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    Carl Russell
    Compliance Analyst, CHPC
    Delta Dental of Idaho
    Boise,ID

    Anything I say is my sole opinion and not of my company.
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  • 6.  RE: Q1 of 4...Labor Day...HIPAA

    Posted 09-04-2019 10:56 AM
    C. but informing them of the risk of unencrypted e-mail before sending.

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    Savannah Knuettel
    Compliance Officer
    Galen Medical Group
    Hixson,TN

    The views expressed herein are my own and do not represent those of my employer or clients. They are not meant to constitute legal advice or create an attorney-client relationship.
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