Re: named Privacy officer on NPP, posting

2003-03-10 Thread Jeanace123
I agree with Deborah's response to both questions. At the HHS/OCR conference in Atlanta a few weeks ago, Richard Campanelli (Director of OCR) made it very clear that: If you don't get a Notice you haven't been provided with your rights. Also, that Notice on the wall is not enough. He stated

Re: acknowledgement of Notice of Privacy Practices (NPP)

2003-02-17 Thread Jeanace123
Dr. Fairley, My firm is recommending that the NPP be developed and implemented as soon as possible just for the reason you mention: otherwise every patient who walks in the door on 4/15 will need to be provided with this document, any discussion/questions, etc. If you can implement this part