HIPAA Privacy Rules and Guidelines

For further information, please read the following documents:

The Privacy Rule
http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/combinedregtext.pdf

Privacy Rule Research Guidelines

http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/hipaa/guidelines/research.pdf

NIH booklet “Understanding the HIPAA Privacy Rule”

http://privacyruleandresearch.nih.gov/pdf/HIPAA_Privacy_Rule_Booklet.pdf

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