e-Security, Privacy, and Confidentiality
Members often ask questions about using the technology or the confidentiality of their health information. It is important to reassure them that Breakthrough’s staff and providers have:
- Undergone background checks;
- Been trained on the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (HITECH) requirements and best practices;
- Adhere to formal policies related to secure operating procedures; and
- Have clinical training and/or experience.
Breakthrough meets HIPAA requirements and takes patient security, privacy and confidentiality very seriously.