I have several questions.
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Can someone tell me if a simple contact form on a health providers website needs to be HIPAA compliant if it is only requesting information like name, email, number, and a comment of interest in services?
This was addressed on your old FAQ page for a number of years and it seems to have disappeared. Can "open format" postcards still be used to remind patients of upcoming appointments as long as HIPAA's minimum necessary standard is observed? Something like, "Dear Sue, We would like to remind you of your upcoming appointment on Tuesday, September 12th at 2:20 pm"?
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Does developing an algorithm/machine learning system that uses PHI from EMR to predict and alert providers to negative health outcomes constitute research or a health care operation under HIPAA?
Are there any specific requirements that we should keep in mind when putting together a solution to provide PHI to a customer via a chat channel? Would it even be feasible? Assuming customer is identified (previously registered or asked to provide dob or some personal information