HIPAA Compliance

HIPAA, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, sets the standard for protecting sensitive patient data. See below for our compliance with HIPAA standards. There are mandatory standards for HIPAA compliance marked by (Required), and voluntary standards marked by (Optional) that yourdoctors.online is striving for compliance.

Updated March 1st, 2016

Standard

Description

Compliance

Unique User Identification

(Required) Assign a unique name and/or number for identifying and tracking user identity
Automatic Log off

(Optional) Implement electronic procedures that terminate an electronic session after a predetermined time of inactivity

Authentication
(Required) Implement procedures to verify that a person or entity seeking access to ePHI is the one claimed
Encryption and Decryption
(Required) Implement a mechanism to encrypt and decrypt ePHI.