HIPAA and HITECH Regulatory Updates

HIPAA provides for security of the patient's electronic medical records and data. HIPAA's security regulations give doctors, psychologists and other healthcare providers, as well as health insurance companies, the legal responsibility to secure any confidential information stored online, in computer databases or in any other electronic format. Complete Claims Processing Inc. considers the privacy and security of patient and physician information its number one priority, and is consistently updating security measures to ensure HIPAA compliance.

Dispensing Physician Service Administration Office

The Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (HITECH Act or "The Act") is part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA). Complete Claims Processing Inc. works exclusively with certified EHR technology to properly link health care providers, health plans, the government and other relevant parties together to properly exchange electronic health information. CCPI consistently safeguards all Health Information Technology according to the guidelines of the HITECH Act, and ensures that all Qualified Electronic Health Records are processed in a manner that is secure and confidential. The purpose of the HITECH Act is listed below: