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HIPAA Compliance and Telework (English/Spanish)

Resource Topic: Operations

Resource Subtopic: Administrative Policies, Compliance.

Keywords: Privacy/Protected Health Information (e.g., Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)).

Year Developed: 2020

Resource Type: Publication.

Primary Audience: Administrative Staff Enabling Staff, C-Suite (CEOs, CFOs, CIO, COOs, CMOs, etc.)

Language: English and Spanish

Developed by: National Association of Community Health Centers (See other resources developed by this organization).

Resource Summary: This short legal guidance memo from FTLF is intended to guide health center staff in assuring HIPAA compliance in a remote work setting. It accompanies two other NACHC resources: Remote Work Toolkit; and Reduced Workflows and Staffing Guidance for Non-Clinical Operations COVID-19 Resource Packet.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $6,625,000 with 0 percentage financed with non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit