Health Law and Ethics discussion

Within the Discussion Board area, write one page that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas.

With the HIPAA laws, much emphasis has been placed on the patient’s privacy rights and the requirements of the health care organization (a covered entity) to ensure privacy of protected health information. Discuss the following:

  • When there is a breach of privacy, has a breach of fiduciary duty occurred?

The main post should include at least 1 reference to research sources, and all sources should be cited using APA format.