RE: acknowledgement of Notice of Privacy Practices (NPP)

2003-02-18 Thread Patricia Hamby
Subject: RE: acknowledgement of Notice of Privacy Practices (NPP) Just wanted to add for some of those who aren't knee-deep in HIPAA that the acknowledgment requirement discussion is a health care provider issue. For health plans the acknowledgment requirement in 164.520(c)(2) is not applicable

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

RE: acknowledgement of Notice of Privacy Practices (NPP)

2003-02-17 Thread Patricia Hamby
://www.xantushealthplan.com/hipaa/page3.html -Original Message- From: Noel Chang [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Monday, February 17, 2003 3:35 PM To: WEDI SNIP Privacy Workgroup List Subject: Re: acknowledgement of Notice of Privacy Practices (NPP) I haven't taken the time to research this enough

RE: acknowledgement of Notice of Privacy Practices (NPP)

2003-02-17 Thread David Blasi
List Subject: Re: acknowledgement of Notice of Privacy Practices (NPP) I haven't taken the time to research this enough to cite any references in support of my position, but my initial reaction is that just mailing the NPP is not adequate to make a good faith effort. The requirement is that you