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Policies, Practices & Privacy
... opportunity/affirmative action employer. Ethics HHS Ethics Policy (PDF) HHS Ethics Brochure: Acceptance of Benefits ... comply with the provisions of the State Web Site Link and Privacy Policy , especially regarding protection of the privacy rights of individuals, and to make reasonable efforts ...

HIPAA and Privacy Laws
... HHS agencies and divisions must follow: Federal and state privacy laws, such as HIPAA, the Texas Medical Records Privacy Act, and the Texas Identity Theft Enforcement and ... HHS policies, including those established by the HHS Privacy Division and HHS Information Security. Privacy Rule ...

HIPAA Privacy FAQs
... This law has several parts. One of the parts allows the privacy rule. The privacy rule creates a base of federal safeguards for the privacy of health information. The rule does not take the ...

HHS System Privacy Division Hybrid Covered Entity Statement
... must meet specific requirements under HIPAA. Scope HIPAA privacy regulations require that HHS designate its health ... components are not subject to HIPAA regulations governing privacy of protected health information, including a notice ... requirements for a breach of PHI under HIPAA. This policy is applicable to all HHS system components and ...

Section 2000, Administrative Policies
... and nondiscriminatory manner. The contractor must: Have a policy in place that delineates the timely provision of ... of 1996 (HIPAA) established standards for protection of privacy. Contractors must ensure that all employees and ... such as in the cases of contagious disease or abuse. Privacy is defined as the ability of a person to maintain ...

Section 12000, Clinical Policy
... soon as possible. Adolescents must be assured that their privacy and confidentiality will be protected within the ... promptly of test results that protects the person’s privacy and confidentiality while supporting and promoting ... for these services. Contractors must maintain a written policy reflecting these requirements for referral activities. ...

DADS Kicks Off LTSS Child and Family Survey in January
... phone, online or via regular mail by Texas A&M's Public Policy Research Institute (PPRI). The survey results will be ... quality efforts. You also can let them know that their privacy is protected under HIPPA. If you are asked to provide ... participant information. This process meets all the HIPAA privacy requirements. The surveys are part of a national ...

Contracting with HHS
... PCS on behalf of the agencies. The HHS Vendor Interaction Policy (PDF) is intended to promote and guide collaboration ... compliance with Texas HHS Information Security and Privacy requirements. Information Security Controls (PDF) — The security and privacy controls contained in this document are the ...

Medicaid Occupancy Reports
... When HHSC has your information, it is subject to the HHSC privacy policy . When Granicus has your information, it is subject to their privacy policy. Read the Granicus privacy policy . ...

Assisted Living and Residential Care (ALRC)
... When HHSC has your information, it is subject to the HHSC privacy policy . When Granicus has your information, it is subject to the Granicus GovDelivery privacy policy. Contact Program Staff Contracting ...

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