PHI

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AcronymDefinition
PHIProtected Health Information (HIPAA Administrative Simplification Provision)
PHIPhilosophy
PHIPersonal Health Information
PHIPatient Health Information
PHIPrivate Health Insurance
PHIPublic Health Institute
PHIPepco Holdings, Inc. (Newark, DE)
PHIPrograma Hidrológico Internacional (Spanish: International Hydrological Program)
PHIParaprofessional Healthcare Institute
PHIPre-Harvest Interval (pesticide use)
PHIPhysical Electronics
PHIPublic Health Investigation (various locations)
PHIPermanent Health Insurance
PHIPublic Health Informatics
PHIPost-Polio Health International
PHIPackard Humanities Institute
PHIPiedmont Heart Institute (Atlanta, GA)
PHIPetroleum Helicopters Inc
PHIPublic Health Inspector (Canada)
PHIPublic Humanities Initiative (University of California, Santa Barbara)
PHIPublic Health Intelligence
PHIPlatform High
PHIPopulation Health Impact
PHIPersonal History Interview (life/health underwriting)
PHIProvincial Homelessness Initiative (British Columbia, Canada)
PHIPharmacie Humanitaire Internationale (French: Humanitarian International Pharmacy)
PHIPacket Handler Interface
PHIpre-harvest inspection (timber harvesting)
PHIPhotonic Hit Indicator
PHIPrecision Hardware, Inc. (manufacturers of exit hardware)
PHIPineiro, Brazil (Airport Code)
PHIProcess Hat Industries, PLLC (consulting engineers)
PHIPhosphoexose Isomerase
PHIPorter Hetu International
PHIPacific Health Information Network
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The HIPAA Privacy Rule requires appropriate safeguards to protect the privacy of personal health information and sets limits and conditions on the use of such information without proper authorization.
Effective July 1, the provinces new Health Information Act and regulations governs the collection, use, and disclosure of personal health information by all Prince Edward Island health care providers.
Insurers need good incentives to get personal health information, because only 48 percent of consumers trust their health care providers to keep their personal health information safe, the consultants say.
HIPAA does allow personal health information to be used or disclosed for the purpose of treating another patient without an individual's written authorization.
The company believes that this NOA makes it difficult for eligible healthcare professionals to fully qualify for incentives under the HITECH Act because one of the core requirements is to provide patients access to their personal health information through a Web-based portal.
In New Brunswick, the new Personal Health Information Privacy and Access Act provides a set of rules that protects privacy and the confidentiality of your patient's personal health information.
The health care entities GAO studied reported that they implement disclosure practices that reflect widely accepted practices for safeguarding personal information-the Fair Information Practices-to help ensure the appropriate use and disclosure of electronic personal health information for treatment purposes.
If a breach occurs, the medical practice must notify each patient whose personal health information has been accessed, modified, or inappropriately disclosed because of the breach as soon as possible, but definitely within 60 days of breach discovery.
If a business associate discovers a breach of personal health information, it is required to report the breach to the related covered entity.
Guide to the Ontario Personal Health Information Protection Act.
Also regulates privacy protection of personal health information.
Even if treatment is paid for out-of-pocket or an individual never has another contact with the health care system, his or her personal health information may now be accessed for purposes of "health care operations.
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