Public Health Law 101: A CDC Foundational Course for Public Health Practitioners, Unit 6--Privacy and Confidentiality [presentation] [open pdf - 3MB]
From the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Website: "The Public Health Law 101 course provides an introduction to fundamental principles of law, ethics, and the legal system as they frame public health practice in the United States. It is meant to be delivered by attorneys. Module 6 content includes a review of the basic principles of health information privacy, confidentiality, and security, as well as the scope, structure, and implementation of the HIPAA [Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act] privacy rule."
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: https://www.cdc.gov/