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HITECH

(1) See high tech.

(2) (Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act) A part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) that pertains to healthcare information. It extends the privacy requirements enacted in HIPAA beyond the healthcare providers to the services and companies with which they do business. See HIPAA and healthcare IT.
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If no state law is in place to prohibit you from honoring the patient's HITECH privacy request, then you must honor the patient's request even if there is contractual language in your contract with the HMO that prohibits any form of cash payment for covered services.
With this, people in the eastern suburbs will be able to ride the metro directly from Nagole to the Hitech City while commuters from LB Nagar and Miyapur will have to interchange at Ameerpet junction.
Established in 1991, Hitech Industries FZE has gained a strong foothold in the resin industry, earning it recognition across 40 countries as a manufacturer of speciality resins for conventional and high-end applications.
For one thing, the former National Coordinators note, eight-and-a-half years after the Congress passed, and President Obama signed, the HITECH Act, as part of the ARRA (American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009), "Today, almost all U.S.
HiTech Shading has proudly served their neighbors in Round Rock and the surrounding area for more than 10 years.
In this first installment of a multi-part series on the state of healthcare data security measures, Health Management Technology focuses on the effects of HIPAA and HITECH on the process of preventing and protecting from IT breaches.
A spokesman for Sigma-Aldrich Corporation said: "On April 29, 2014, SAFC Hitech senior management met with employees at the company''s site in Bromborough, Wirral, to announce that consultation will commence with regards to a proposal to close the site.
Formatt Hitech has been advised by Bridgend-based accountancy firm Clay Shaw Thomas, which has supported the company in its growth plans.
Yang Mo-hua, president of TD HiTech and a veteran lithium-ion battery scientist, said that the new technology would be used in the company's products to further upgrade its international competitiveness.
Christo, as the Sutton Coldfieldbased racer is more commonly known, is hoping to sign for Buckinghamshire outfit Hitech Racing, which is regarded as one of the leading teams in the category having been front-runners in the series since debuting in 2003.
HIPAA plain & simple; a health care professionals guide to achieve HIPAA and HITECH compliance, 2d ed.
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