HIPAA Patient Resources: Videos, Whitepapers
This HIPAA training is not for covered entity or business associates. This training is for consumer (patients) only for awareness on HIPAA rights
HIPAA Consumer Briefing Series: Part 1- The Notice of Privacy Practices
- What IT Is and what IT Means to you
- Your Health Information
- Individually Identifiable Health Information
- The NPP: Patient Rights
- The NPP: Provider Legal Obligations
- The NPP: Permissible Activities
- The NPP: Required Uses & Disclosures
- Your Control over Health information about You
Individuals’ Right under HIPAA to Access their Health Information
This video addresses the basics of the HIPAA access right. For example, the video explains the individual’s right to access their medical records and that access may only be denied in very limited circumstances.
HIPAA Access Associated Fees and Timing
This video explains that individuals may be charged reasonable fees for copies of their health information that include only certain labor, supply, and postage costs (where applicable) associated with making and delivering the copy requested by the individual. The video also explains when access should be free, such as through a patient portal.
HIPAA Access and Third Parties
This video focuses on the right of individuals to request that their health information be sent to a third party of their choice, such as a family member or even a mobile application.
HIPAA Access Infographic
This one-page fact sheet, with illustrations, provides an overall summary of key aspects of the HIPAA right of individuals to access and receive a copy of their health information.