Minnesota Documents Related to Federal Privacy & Security Activities
Summary: HITECH Act, Subtitle D – Privacy (PDF 117KB/4 pg)
Summary of full text of Subtitle D of Title XII in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.
Chronological timeline of federal rulemaking and guidance for privacy and security provisions of the HITECH Act.
Issue Brief: FTC Health Breach Notification Rule (PDF 41KB/2 pg)
Summary of changes made to the proposed Federal Trade Commission’s health information breach notification rule for non-HIPAA covered entities.
Issue Brief: HHS Health Breach Notification Rule (PDF 38KB/2 pg)
Summary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services health information breach notification interim final rule for HIPAA covered entities.
Slides: Standard Consent Form to Release Health Information (PDF 39KB/4 pg)
A slideshow on the Minnesota Standard Consent Form to Release Health Information