Except as otherwise provided by law or prohibited from disclosure or disclosure, the counterparty agrees to make available to the Covered Company or the Secretary internal practices, books and records, including policies and procedures (together « Compliance Information ») with respect to the use or disclosure of protected health information and its protection, for the Secretary to determine the covered company`s compliance with HIPAA and HITECH rules. The counterparty shall have a reasonable period of time to respond to requests for access and/or demonstrable evidence in accordance with this Agreement. In any event, access or demonstrable evidence is not required within ten (10) business days of receipt of the request by the counterparty, unless the Secretary has decided otherwise. All other agreements concluded between the covered entity and the counterparty that are not related to that purpose shall remain in full force and effective. Where the breach referred to in point (c) of paragraph 2 relates to insecure health information, the counterparty agrees to notify such a data protection breach to the covered undertaking within ten (10) working days of the discovery of the breach; All other compromised protected health information must be reported to the covered company within twenty (20) business days of discovery. The counterparty also agrees to provide, in accordance with Section 13402 of the HITECH Act, to the Covered Entity, by email or telephone call, the information necessary for the Covered Entity to meet the requirements of this Section. Once you`ve paid, you can simply upload your template to stigmatize it and adapt it to your own business. In the event that the counterparty finds that the return or destruction of the protected health information is not feasible, the counterparty must provide the covered entity, within ten (10) working days, with a notification of the conditions that make the return or destruction impossible. Following such determination, the counterparty shall extend the protection of this Agreement to such protected health information and limit the use and disclosure of such protected health information to those purposes that make it impossible to return or destroy as long as the counterparty holds such protected health information.
Expanding your team is an exciting step for every business, but it can cause a lot of problems if you don`t get a decent VA associated contract. The counterparty shall provide the covered entity with information by e-mail or telephone call, to be made available to the covered entity in accordance with the agreement between the counterparty referred to in paragraph 2(d) of this Agreement. The Covered Entity reserves the right to change the mode and format in which such information is made available to the Covered Entity, provided that the requested change is reasonably required by the Covered Enterprise to comply with HIPC rules or the HITECH Act and that the counterparty is notified sixty (60) business days in advance prior to the entry into force of the requested change. I have been working with associated ASs for over 12 years. I encountered many challenges on the way and each time I adapted this agreement will associate accordingly.. . .