Always use a Facsimile Cover Sheet when faxing;
Never share your User ID and Password;
Lock or Log-Off of your computer when you walk away from your computer.
The Privacy Buzz is a one page poster created and distributed monthly by the Privacy Office to raise awareness about protecting the privacy and confidentiality of patient information. The Privacy Buzz offers information about new and revised policies, timely topics related to the privacy and security of patient information and helpful hints and tips.
Please post the Privacy Buzz on your unit bulletin board as a reminder of best practices. You are encouraged to discuss the content at staff meetings. If you have any questions with regard to any of the topics found in the Privacy Buzz or want to suggest a topic for an upcoming issue, please do not hesitate to contact the Privacy Office.
|Notice of Privacy Practice Update||November 2016|
|Protecting Health Information||October 2016|
|Cyber Security||September 2016|
|Careless Handling of PHI||August 2016|
|Social Media - Networking||July 2016|
|Release of Patient Information||April 2016|
|Notice of Privacy Practice Update||March 2016|
|Locking or Logging Off Workstations||February 2016|
|Reminders for the NEW YEAR!||January 2016|
|Audit Alert||December 2015|
|Access to Protected Health Information||November 2015|