Is that a HIPAA violation?
Some facts, myths and confusions regarding HIPAA rights and the COVID-19 vaccine
Last updated 7/29/2021 at 2:26pm
DAVENPORT – Since the COVID-19 vaccine became available to all adults in the United States in mid-April, debate and confusion has raged regarding vaccine requirements, HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) violations and rights and how that impacts employers, customers, businesses, schools and other regular walks of life folks have become accustomed to.
The Times reached out to Lincoln County public health administrator Ed Dzedzy to separate fact from fiction regarding HIPAA rights and the vaccine and learn where there is still confusion about HIPAA interpretations....