General Compliance Topics

 View Only
  • 1.  HIPAA

    Posted 09-13-2022 10:53 AM
    I know that a patients date of birth is considered a limited identifier under HIPAA. But would disclosing someone's age be?

    ------------------------------
    Kelly Jenkins
    Compliance Officer
    Kelly Jenkins
    St. Augustine,FL
    ------------------------------
    SCCE Membership


  • 2.  RE: HIPAA

    Posted 09-13-2022 11:01 AM
      |   view attached

    Attached is the list of 18 items considered identifiers. You will notice age greater than 89 is on the list.

     

    Thank you,

    Sharon Taylor, BSN, MS, CIC, CPHRM, CHC, CHPC        

    Director Risk Management/ Accreditation Services

    Burgess Health Center

    1600 Diamond Street

    Onawa, IA 51040

    Tel: 712-423-9248

    Fax: 712-423-9322

    E-mail: staylor@burgesshc.org

    Website: www.burgesshc.org

     

     

    image017.jpg@01CD7F97.28704CD0

     

    Quality Care You Can Believe In

    Electronic Mail Confidentiality Notice:

    This electronic mail message and all attachments may contain confidential information belonging to the sender or the intended recipient. This information is intended ONLY for the use of the individual or entity named above. If you are not the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that any disclosure, copying, distribution (electronic or otherwise), forwarding or taking any action in reliance on the contents of this information is strictly prohibited. If you have received this electronic transmission in error, please immediately notify the sender by telephone, facsimile, or email to arrange for the return of the electronic mail, attachments, or documents.

     

     




    Attachment(s)

    docx
    HIPAA 18 identifiers.docx   10 KB 1 version
    SCCE Membership


  • 3.  RE: HIPAA

    Posted 09-13-2022 11:23 AM
    Thank you!

    ------------------------------
    Kelly Jenkins
    Compliance Officer
    Kelly Jenkins
    St. Augustine,FL
    ------------------------------

    SCCE Membership