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HHS’ new website helps providers, health plans understand privacy information
Modern Healthcare

Patients are about to have more choices about the way their personal health information is used and shared, and HHS has unveiled a new website featuring a host of model documents, educational videos and other tools aimed at the organizations that will be in charge of helping consumers understand those choices: healthcare providers and health plans.

For example, a series of model notices of privacy practices highlight a new right for patients to access information in their electronic health records.