Healthcare Business Associate

Healthcare Business Associate

Am I A Healthcare Business Associate? A healthcare Business Associate (BA) is a person or entity contracted to perform certain functions or activities that involve the use or disclosure of Protected Health Information (PHI) to provide services for a Covered Entity (CE). CE’s are required to identify who their BA’s are and confirm there is […]

Does Your Doctor Keep Your Protected Health Information Secure?

Notice of Privacy Practices Today, I visited my local dentist office for a new patient consultation and to interview them before selecting them as my Covered Entity (CE). After examining the waiting room and completing the necessary paperwork, I was called into the treatment room. During my appointment I met several different staff members, including […]