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|HIPAA Covered Entities Should Address Business Associate Contracts Soon, Despite Extension|
Thompson Publishing Group
May 28, 2002
Excerpt: The recently proposed one-year extension for revising contracts with business associates should not be cause for delay in addressing these agreements, according to an attorney who spoke at a recent conference. In drafting these contracts, covered entities need to take into account not only HIPAA's privacy rules, but related federal and state requirements, as well as contractual issues that may arise between the parties to the agreement.
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