Safeguarding sensitive information is a critical responsibility that must be taken seriously at all times. We adhere to all federal laws and regulations regarding privacy for both the patients, students, and clients we serve.
- Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA)
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) is a federal law that required the creation of national standards to protect sensitive patient health information from being disclosed without the patient’s consent or knowledge.
- Personally Identifiable Information (PII)
Personal data, also known as personal information or personally identifiable information is any information relating to an identifiable person.
- Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FEPRA)
The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) (20 U.S.C. § 1232g; 34 CFR Part 99) is a Federal law that protects the privacy of student education records. The law applies to all schools that receive funds under an applicable program of the U.S. Department of Education.