Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has developed an array of new tools to educate consumers and health care providers about the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy and Security Rules.
Seven consumer-facing videos are available on the HHS OCR
YouTube Channel at http://www.youtube.com/user/USGovHHSOCR.
Fact sheets (available in eight languages) on the HIPAA Privacy
For Health Care Providers: (Continuing Education credit
OCR has also launched three modules for health care providers on compliance with various aspects of the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules, available at Medscape.org:
1. Patient Privacy: A Guide for Providers
2. HIPAA and You: Building a Culture of Compliance
3. Examining Compliance with the HIPAA Privacy Rule