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Slide Presentation of the 2007 Annual Meeting of AHRQ

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Facing the HIPAA Challenge

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  • Some options:
    • Start over
    • Do nothing—current law will suffice
    • Clarify and modify if necessary (Federal response)
    • States still have the option to adopt more stringent standards vs. single standard


For a long time policymakers in Washington were saying that HIPAA was off the table...

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