and General Information
privacy provisions of the federal law, the Health Insurance Portability
and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA), apply to health information
created or maintained by health care providers who engage in certain
electronic transactions, health plans, and health care clearinghouses.
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has issued the regulation,
"Standards for Privacy of Individually Identifiable Health Information,"
applicable to entities covered by HIPAA. The Office for Civil Rights
(OCR) is the Departmental component responsible for implementing and
enforcing the privacy regulation.
As a business associate
under HIPAA, and as an independent contractor providing document shredding/destruction
service, we will appropriately safeguard all Protected Health Information
and will not use or disclose to a third party unless required by law
until shredded, and issue a certificate of destruction at completion.
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