Does HIPAA Offer Specialized Templates?

Does HIPAA Offer Specialized Templates?

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act templates are available online at HHS.gov by clicking the Programs & Services link on the home page. Click the HIPAA & Your Health Rights link, and then the HIPAA-Health Information Privacy link.

Scroll down the Health Information Privacy Web page, and then click the HHS Issues Model Notices of Privacy Practices link under the What's New heading on the right of the page. Categories include Instructions, NPP Provider Files and NPP Health Plan Files, and the information is available in book, layered, full-page and text versions. The templates are available in English and Spanish.

Covered entities are required to provide individuals with a copy of the HIPAA notice when asked for one. The entities are also required to prominently display the notice and post it on all websites used to provide information about its benefits and services.