HIPAA Violations

Examples of HIPAA Violations:

  • Any unauthorized release of patient-related information or photocopying of patient records.
  • Taking photos of clients
  • Posting/revealing information on social-media sites
  • Removing client records from the program/facility
  • Allowing unauthorized persons to view client files
  • Talking about client files with anyone other than the therapeutic team

Confidentiality must be maintained at all times in accordance with HIPPA regulations