Resources for Providers

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.

Physicians and Small Practices

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)

Practice-Specific Resources

Dental Practices

American Dental Association (ADA) HIPAA Guidance

Protecting Patient Privacy (Dental Economics)

Dermatologists

HIPAA (AADA)

Family Physicians

American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) HIPAA Resources

Neurologists

HIPAA Manual (AAON)

OB/GYN

HIPAA Explained

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)

Pediatricians

Task Force on Medical Informatics (AAP)

Podiatrists

HIPAA Seminars (NYSPMA)

Psychiatrists

HIPAA Education Materials (APA)

Radiologists

HIPAA Resources (RBMA)

Urologists

Comments on technical amendment to convert the final Standards for Privacy of Individually Identifiable Health Information (AUA)

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