Voice Documentation in HIPAA Compliance

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When it passed into law in 1996, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) created a profound impact on how healthcare providers in the United States conducted business. While Title I of the act protects workers' insurance coverage options when they change or lose their job, Title II creates and defines numerous new regulations and processes relating to patients healthcare information and provides civil and criminal penalties for failing to adequately protect it. This paper will examine Title II's "Security Rule" and discuss how OAISYS Tracer and Talkument voice documentation solutions address the rules requirements for records arising from telephone-based conversations.