1610.005 Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act Compliance


Florida International University (“FIU”) is committed to protecting the privacy of Protected Health Information in compliance with all applicable federal and state laws, regulations and rules. FIU will comply with the requirements of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 as amended by the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (“HITECH Act”) enacted as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 and implementing regulations (hereinafter “HIPAA” or “HIPAA regulations”) to the extent that these are applicable to FIU’s activities. For purposes of HIPAA compliance, FIU has determined that it is a “Hybrid Covered Entity.”

Published on 2009-08-31

Administrative Oversight & Contact Information

Assistant Dean, Undergraduate Education

11200 S.W. 8th Street PC 245 Miami FL 33199
  • Phone: 3053482800
  • Facsimile: 3053482806

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