RE: general question- help to get started!

2002-10-25 Thread Christiansen, John (SEA)
I can send you a copy of a presentation I did on employer compliance obligations as plan sponsors, etc., if you like but we should do so off-list. Let me know. From: John R. Christiansen Preston | Gates | Ellis LLP 701 Fifth Avenue, Seattle, Washington 98104 *Direct: 206.613.7118 - *Cell:

RE: Here is a good Privacy Issue that will cause problems

2003-01-16 Thread Christiansen, John (SEA)
Hate to say it, but I disagree: Under HIPAA a pharmacist's job is to establish and comply with certain policies for privacy, security and electronic claims processing. It is a pharmacist's *professional* obligation to avoid (or mitigate) harm to individuals, and HIPAA is not intended to

RE: Here is a good Privacy Issue that will cause problems

2003-01-17 Thread Christiansen, John (SEA)
rección mostrada y elimine el mensaje original. Gracias. -Original Message-From: Christiansen, John (SEA) [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Thursday, January 16, 2003 7:09 PMTo: WEDI SNIP Privacy Workgroup ListSubject: RE: Here is a good Privacy Issue that will cause p

RE: Any HIPAA Humor tools out there?

2003-01-29 Thread Christiansen, John (SEA)
Who's doing this? Can you guess what law schools are promoting coursesin successful litigation under HIPAA regulations? Wehave at least one here in Florida I am aware of. Please let me know, I'd love to see the curriculum andfigure out the holes in it, perhaps work up articles to help

RE: Security Requirements

2003-03-13 Thread Christiansen, John (SEA)
Not that knowing that is much help in figuring out what you need to do . . . John R. Christiansen Preston | Gates | Ellis LLP 925 Fourth Avenue, Suite 2900 Seattle, Washington 98104 (Direct: 206.370.8118 (Cell: 206.683.9125 * [EMAIL PROTECTED] Notice: Internet e-mail is inherently

RE: NPP in Other Languages

2003-03-18 Thread Christiansen, John (SEA)
Folks - The plain language requirement for the NPP incorporates regulatory requirements that include translation into other languages if they are a material element of the population you serve. I did the research well over a year ago so don't recall the citations, and don't have time to dig it up

Email and HIPAA

2003-03-24 Thread Christiansen, John (SEA)
For those looking into email issues specifically, please see HealthyEmail, www.healthyemail.org . It's a nonprofit, I'm on the board, and the point of the exercise is to get policy and procedural tools out to support the clinical (principally physician practice) use of email. The other advisors