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HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996)

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The Agency of Human Services must comply with the federal law known as HIPAA.
Information for Health Plan Beneficiaries and Health Care Patients
HIPAA requires that AHS health plans and health care providers protect the privacy of an individual's health information and provide for its security.
Information for Medical Providers
HIPAA requires medical providers and AHS health plans to use transaction standards when electronically exchanging health information of AHS health plan beneficiaries.
Information for Researchers