HIPAA Security Risk Analysis Tips – Recommended Documentation

This entry is part 13 of 13 in the series HIPAA Security Risk Analysis TipsNine (9) essential elements  of an acceptable Risk Analysis are cited in the final “Guidance on Risk Analysis Requirements under the HIPAA Security Rule”.  The first one addresses the scope of the analysis; that is, what information assets should be included in the review.   Then...

Can a patient have a friend or family member pick up a prescription for her?

Thank you for reading our HIPAA Privacy FAQ posts which are intended to help you understand and comply with the HIPAA laws. Yes. A pharmacist may use professional judgment and experience with common practice to make reasonable inferences of the patient’s best interest in allowing a person, other than the patient, to pick up a...

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