Day 105/365: HIPAA Certification
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act better known as HIPAA, has been created by the federal government to protect patient’s private information. HIPPA is directed to healthcare professionals and staff, who have access to patient information, such as doctors, healthcare office workers, healthcare technicians and healthcare managers. Many private companies and websites offer HIPAA certification. HIPAA certification is a certification designed by private firms accompanied by training and testing. HIPAA certification has not been approved by the federal government.