CMS to Broadcast Video Explaining HIPAA Administrative Simplifications, Privacy Rule
CMS tomorrow will broadcast via satellite a 60-minute video providing an overview of the administrative simplification provisions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. "Meeting the HIPAA Challenge: An Introduction to the HIPAA Administrative Simplification Regulations" will explain and highlight "critical" issues relating to HIPAA's transaction and code sets and the privacy rule. The video will be broadcast at 1 p.m. and again at 3 p.m. ET (CMS Web site, 11/27.) A list of host sites showing the video can be found online at www.hcfa.gov/medlearn/siteinfo.pdf Note: You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view the list.This is part of the California Healthline Daily Edition, a summary of health policy coverage from major news organizations. Sign up for an email subscription.