Business Associates Agreement

Episode 43: Know The Rules! Business Associate Agreement

What to look for in a Business Associate Agreement? The HIPAA Privacy, Security, and Breach Notification Rule require Covered Entities and Business Associates (BAs) to obtain a signed Business Associate Agreement (BAA) from each BA, and their subcontractors, to ensure appropriate safeguards are implemented to protect Protected Health Information (PHI) and electronic PHI (ePHI).   […]