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Become the master of disaster recovery at your practice: It can prevent a HIPAA headache

Physician Practice Perspective, June 28, 2003

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Your practice has to make sure that medical records can be retrieved at a moment's notice even after a flood, fire, or terrorist attack. Not only does this make good business sense, it is now a requirement of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) security rule. Released on February 20, the security rule is set to go into effect in April 2005.

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