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Protecting the security of individual's health information
Ensuring that all Americans have affordable health insurance
Protecting the privacy of individuals' health information
The business associate will be subject to the same HIPAA penalties as the covered entity
The business associate will be liable to the covered entity only for breach of contract
Nothing - the business associates aren't subject to HIPAA
Sending marketing literature about healthcare-related products to the patient
Sending marketing literature about non-healthcare-related products to the patient
Recommending any products to the patient in a face-to-face conversation
Maybe, if the e-mail messages were not encrypted
No, because it was due to a programming error - not a breach of security
Take special precautions when working in the field to ensure that PHI is secured in laptops and briefcases
Secure work areas by keeping documents containing PHI in a locked cabinet
Take steps to verify the proper receipt of transmitted PHI, whether by fax, phone, or email
All of the above
Both "business associates" and "covered entities" need to understand HIPAA.
"Business associates" need to understand HIPAA better than "covered entities" do.
"Covered entities" need to understand HIPAA better than "business associates" do.
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