The HITECH Act mandates HHS must create an "accounting of disclosures" policy. The proposal would provide patients with the right to obtain a consolidated access report on who has viewed their health data.
"The proposal would provide patients with the right to obtain a consolidated access report on who has viewed their health data.." - Government Health ITMany have expressed concern that most health care facilities do not have the technology infrastructure necessary to comply with the access report requirement. Fortunately there is a low-cost on-demand SaaS analytics services that can rapidly deliver reports across any platform or channel.
Download a white paper on a SaaS accounting of disclosures reporting service. Learn how to provide patients with a complete report of who accessed their medical records, without the need for additional onsite hardware/software, and no additional work for your staff.Sources:
(a) Tiger Team Collecting Comments on 'Accounting for Disclosures' Rule - www.iHealthBeat.org, 10/23/2013