Privacy and Security Worksheet
Consider this weekâ€™s readings and class discussion about privacy and security rules and the storage of records.
Write 50- to 100-word answers for each of the following questions based on your readings and class discussion.
1. What is the difference between privacy and security?
2. Identify standards established through the Privacy Rule to protect individualsâ€™ health information.
3. Describe the principles that permit disclosure (ROI) of PHI without a patientâ€™s consent under HIPAA.
4. Do you feel privacy safeguards are adequate to support these principles? Why or why not?