TXANS Association of Responsible Nonsubscribers
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NEW TEXAS PRIVACY LAW IMPACTS NONSUBSCRIBERS TO WORKERS' COMP
Essentially anyone that handles PHI qualifies as a covered entity. Texas law differs from the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act or HIPAA – a federal law that relates to privacy and health records in several respects and in the opinion of some, is more stringent than HIPAA. The September issue of TXANS News provides additional details including training requirements and penalties.