Security & Privacy


The S&P Workgroup has overall, general and ongoing responsibility to identify and work towards resolution on all implementation issues related to securing, and protecting health information across the industry. It follows the HIPAA Security, Breach and Privacy and related regulations, such as GINA.

The workgroup’s goal is to facilitate the implementation of HIPAA HITECH Privacy, Breach and Security requirements across many variations of covered entities, business associates and interested parties across the health care industry, as well as  facilitate the review of Privacy, Breach and Security beyond HIPAA/HITECH in the growing areas of EHR, HIEs, HIX’s and interoperability.

Work Products

Oral Communications White Paper, Final Version

by Eric Mosel | Jan 25, 2004
The privacy final rule addresses the need to ensure the confidentiality of oral communications containing protected health information. A number of ways to protect oral communications are discussed in this white paper.

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