DESCRIBE THE PURPOSE OF THE HEALTH INSURANCE PORTABILITY AND ACCOUNTABILITY ACT (HIPAA), HEALTH INFORMATION TRUST ALLIANCE (HITRUST) COMMON SECURITY FRAMEWORK (CSF), AND MEANINGFULUSE IN PROTECTING PATIENT RIGHTS
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1. Describe the purpose of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST) Common Security Framework (CSF), and Meaningful Use in protecting patient rights. Does HiTRUST replace HIPAA or Meaningful Use? Explain your answer. (200 Words) 2. Explain how health care providers comply with the HIPAA privacy laws. What do the HIPAA privacy laws enable a patient to do? What do the HIPAA privacy laws enable the health care provider to do? ( 200 Words) 3. The purpose of this assignment is to become familiar with a health care organization’s strategy for aligning to health care regulations and laws. Select a health care organization of your choice. Research your selected health care organization’s strategies for aligning to health care regulations and laws. In a 750‐1,000 word essay, address the following: 1. Provide a brief overview of the organization you selected. 2. Describe the tools used to enforce regulations. 3. Describe the organization’s communication strategies. 4. Describe the organization’s strategies to align with health care regulations and laws. 5. Explain the most significant task the organization uses in the implementation of strategies to align with health care regulations and laws. 6. Describe challenges associated with ensuring compliance within the organization. Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.