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Epidemiology Guide 2021

Epidemiology is not a term you hear very often. For many persons, the coronavirus pandemic (popularly called “COVID 19”) was the first time they got to hear about epidemiology and uncontrolled disease. This era came with the introduction of words and phrases such as “transmission,” “incubation period,” “contact tracing,” and “herd immunity” into the public […]

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HIPAA: Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996

HIPAA is the acronym for the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) is a federal law that necessitated the formulation of national standards to protect vital and sensitive patient health information from being disclosed without the patient’s authorization or knowledge. Rules of HIPAA […]

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