LSTU 506S Patients and Privacy: HIPAA and Related Regulations 2.0-3.0 Credits
The focus of this course will be the privacy and security provisions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA), the foundation for federal protections of health care information. Additionally, the course will examine the interplay between HIPAA and other federal and state health privacy laws and the application and enforcement of those laws in a variety of health care settings. The class will incorporate discussions about the close and evolving relationships among health care policy, evolving social norms, and health privacy laws.
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is CHCC or major is LSTU.