HIPAAssociates provides this page as a service to the provider community. There is a variety of resources available on the Internet, and some of the most relevant to physicians, dentists and other providers are listed below.
NOTE: Some of the sites may not contain the most up to date information, for example Privacy information may not reflect the changes made in August 2002. Make sure that you review the information carefully for dates and revisions.
WEDi SNIP (Strategic National Implementation Process) Small Practice Implementation White Paper [Version 1.2 5/10/02 Discussion Draft] PDF [406 K]
Taking One for the Team (Modern Physician)
HIPAA Tips for Docs (AMA)
American Dental Association (ADA) HIPAA Guidance
Protecting Patient Privacy (Dental Economics)
American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) HIPAA Resources
HIPAA Manual (AAON)
Optometry / Ophthalmology Practices
HIPAA and the New Privacy Regulations (AZOA)
Six Ways to Prepare for the HIPAA Privacy Standard (Review of Ophtalmology)
Will HIPAA Revisions Cozy to Doctors at Cost to Patients? (Review of Optometry)
Power Up The Shredder (Review of Optometry)
Task Force on Medical Informatics (AAP)
HIPAA Seminars (NYSPMA)
HIPAA Education Materials (APA)
HIPAA Resources (RBMA)
Comments on technical amendment to convert the final Standards for Privacy of Individually Identifiable Health Information (AUA)
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