What is HIPAA?
Passed in 1996, HIPAA, or the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, helps workers to retain health insurance when they change or lose their jobs and protects the privacy of personally identifiable health information.
The acronym HIPPA is short for ‘Health Insurance Privacy and Portability Act.’ It involves the US Government’s regulations that protect people’s privacy in regards to their medical information. You can find more information here: www.abbreviations.com
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act