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The Fetal and Infant Mortality Review Process: The HIPAA Privacy Regulations

This document is designed to help local and state FIMR programs understand HIPAA regulations.

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) regulations took effect April 14, 2003. This detailed monograph, developed by NFIMR, in collaboration with the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and Hogan and Hartson, LLP, is designed to help local and state FIMR programs understand these regulations.  Click here to view the PDF. 


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