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    Accountability And HIPAA

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    The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA) of 1996 has helped to revolutionize this country’s use of Patient Health Information (PHI) in many ways, but at the same time it has hindered the American health care system in implementing a national Health Information Exchange (HIE). Consequently, without a national HIE the problem of having a system that allows for continuous quality improvement in the quality of health care received by a patient and still protecting the right to privacy still exists. Additionally, the culture of America views the PHI as being needed to be protecting to the point that it hinders providers from giving good quality care, thus leading the patient to receive double the testing wasting the time…

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    Accountability Of HIPAA

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    The portability and accountability act in 1996 singe by the President Bill Clinton in 1996. And it's been know as Kennedy Kassebaum act so after two of it lead of sponsors. So the act has 5 consists titles one is HIPAA protects of the health insurnce coverahe by the worker and the familyes also when they have a change or a lose of their jobs. Title 2 of (HIPAA) is also know as administrative simplification (AS) the establishment of the national standards for the electronic health care that …

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    HIPAA-Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 was designed to protect a patient by specifying detailed instructions on how to handle the client’s information and keeping it private. Congress adopted the federal law with specifics on letting the client know how their privacy will be protected by clearly stating how it will be used and kept, the client must receive informed consent, and the process of transferring their records. So exactly what is the law supposed to do? Who…

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    In 1996, United States Congress passed the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) as a way for Americans to continue with health care insurance during a job transition and reduce health care fraud and abuse (California Department of Health Care Services, 2015). Providing health care services at the administrative level, the organization is responsible for protecting the individuals served private information when working with other health care providers and those supporting…

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    The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) is a set of regulations that helps patients confidentially store their health insurance information and allows them to transfer that information from one facility to another. HIPAA was originally known as The Kennedy-Kassebaum Bill that originated in 1996. This set of laws was made because healthcare facilities were starting to move patient’s medical records into computerized files. HIPAA also makes it to where any and all patient…

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    Summative teacher evaluation is intended to meet the need for teacher accountability as it measures teachers on their professional responsibilities (Glickman & Gordon, 2013). Formative teacher evaluations are of utmost importance because they are meant to assist and support teachers in professional growth and the improvement of teaching. It is an ongoing method of evaluation usually based on systematic observation. As mentioned above, trust and open communication between the teacher and…

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    The HIPPA Privacy Rule Are medical records really private and is there a difference between the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA) and the Privacy Rule? In essence, the two are the same. However, the main difference is that the HIPPA Act, enacted in 1996, was not signed into legislation after the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) applied pressure to enforce the privacy issues within the medical field (Bethel University, 2015). Since legislation did not pass…

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    As crime rates have continued to decline, especially in the recent years, criminal justice policy continues increase, therefore, leading to new social problems, such as a growth in the prison population, increased expenditures, and lengthier prison sentences. Over these decades, however, there clearly has been a cause for concern about the lack of accountability and evidence based practice in criminal justice policy in which is needed in order to justify these new social problems and the…

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    warrants. They are sometimes seen as your chief and commander in the courtroom. They have the decision to sentence you which could end your ability to live the American dream. How we select these individuals to become a judge, comes with a huge debate. I believe that when selecting a judge we should analyze how each individual achieves the best balance of accountability and judicial independence. When talking about the issue of whether we should elect or appoint a judge, I believe that we…

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    effects in construction industry and needs major concern about this issue. Thus, approaches should be enforced in implementation to combat this issue especially among contractors that deal with clients. According to Malaysia Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) statistics in year 2008 to 2011,there are 1793 numbers of complaints on receiving fraud and corruption in construction (Nordin, Takim & Nawawi, 2013). A large numbers of complaints have been received between 2008 to 2011, how about on this…

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