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HIPAA Authorization vs. Health Care Power of Attorney: Why do I need a HIPAA Authorization?

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), is a Federal law that requires the establishment of standards to protect the privacy of patients’ health care information. HIPAA limits health care providers and insurance companies from sharing protected health information with third parties. A HIPAA authorization allows you to name an individual who can have […]