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.
|Human Error & HIPAA||December, 2017|
|Epic Update||November 2017|
|Responding to Law Enforcement Requests||October 2017|
|Threats to Data Security||September 2017|
|Locking/Logging-Off of Workstations||August 2017|
|Release of Information||July 2017|
|Protecting Patient Information||June 2017|
|Security Risks-Human Error||May 2017|
|Electronic Messaging||April 2017|
|Protecting Patient Health Information||March 2017|
|Access To Protected Patient
nformation by Job Role
|Access To Protected Health Information||January 2017|
|Reminders for the New Year||December 2016|