HIPAA: 8. Enforcement

HIPAA: 8. Enforcement

Updated Apr 29, 2020

Fully understanding the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act is an exercise in putting rules into practice. In this course, you're going to learn what happens when an organization doesn't abide by the HIPAA Security or Privacy Rules. The HIPAA Enforcement Rule outlines enforcement responsibilities and processes. Though this isn't required knowledge for most employees, managers and supervisors can benefit from knowing what will happen in the case of a HIPAA violation complaint.