Week 2 Assignment
Please answer the following questions in at least one paragraph per question, using complete sentences. Make sure to list all references.
* Research a live case of a person who violated Health Insurance Portability and Accountability (HIPAA) Act.
* Describe the incident and the outcome of the violation.
* Why is patient confidentiality important?
* What are the consequences of breach of patient confidentiality?
* What is your role in preventing HIPAA violations?