Data Privacy and Confidentiality

Data Privacy and Confidentiality Resources

Note: Links to individual state laws regarding privacy and security can be found in the State Data Agency Profiles section. Information regarding protecting the confidentiality of individuals when releasing data can be found in the Access and Release section of the Data System Tech Resources.

Overview of HIPAA and its Impact on Health Services Research

Covered Entity Flowcharts Presentation

Understanding Health Information Privacy

PRISM - A Privacy Toolkit for Public Health Professionals

HIPAA Privacy Rule and Public Health - Guidance from CDC and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services MMWR, Volume 52, Early Release