HIPAA is shorthand for the “Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, a US law designed to provide privacy standards to protect patients' medical records and other health information provided to health plans, doctors, hospitals and other health care providers.” (Medicine.net)
If you are not a medical/psychological provider or group, you are not covered HIPAA, you need not concern yourself with its regulations. If you’re not sure, please ask.
If you are a medical or psychological provider, you must be HIPAA-compliant to use our lead generation advertising services unless you do not now nor have you ever done electronic billing with insurers.
HIPAA for the rest of us: We’re doing our HIPAA due-diligence so we can safely provide lead generation *for psychotherapists and medical/dental/chiropractic practices. Let’s discuss Risk Assessment and Risk Mitigation Plans and Business Associate agreements before risking huge fines for claimed privacy breaches.
We’re contracted with and have a signed Business Associate Agreements with HIPAA-compliant Lead Collector, www.Jotform.com and with G Suite. Each service stores your data in encrypted forms that meet HIPAA requirements. You could collect you leads in your own G Suite account ($6/YEAR) or your own HIPAA-compliant Lead management system.
To work with us, you will need to be HIPAA-compliant that you will be confident in signing a Business Associate Agreement with Catalyst Adlab.