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City-sponsored health plans may be impacted by the HIPAA privacy and security requirements, including the city's health flexible spending account (medical reimbursement account), and the city's health reimbursement arrangement (HRA) or VEBA. If your city's health plan is covered, HIPAA mandates that the city establish and implement polices and procedures with respect to protected health information—whether that information is oral, written, or in electronic form.
The League has negotiated with Hitesman & Associates a discounted fee for individualized city assistance with HIPAA compliance activities. Following is a summary of the services available:
This service is designed for smaller to medium-sized cities. Depending on the size of each city, it may be possible for cities to coordinate training efforts (limiting staff to no more than a total of 6 personnel). Contact Hitesman & Associates directly to work out the details.
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