Earn fast, simple and Nationally Accredited HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) training certification at AHCA and learn at your pace. The validity of the course is 2 years and one can take unlimited exam retakes. The course materials are designed and led by experts. Print your HIPAA wallet card instantly after passing.
It is not only the covered entities who have a right to follow HIPAA rules and regulations. Under the HIPAA act the consumers of services also have certain rights. Individuals have the right to keep their health information private whether it is stored on paper or electronically. This act also governs how long-term care facilities, hospitals, ambulatory care centers and other health care providers use and share information about provisions of health care, and health status.
In accordance with The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) the consumer has the right to: