Last Updated: Aug 21, 2018
Dental Intelligence is committed to maintaining the confidentiality and trust placed in us by our customers. We protect individually identifiable personal and health information such as names, addresses, and Protected Health Information.
Dental Intelligence protects the confidentiality of information it receives by adhering to the requirements of the HIPAA Privacy Rule and the HIPAA Security Rule. The Privacy Rule governs the acquisition, storage, transfer and retention of Protected Health Information, in both electronic and paper formats. The Security Rule covers all information acquired, maintained or transferred electronically. We comply with all business associate obligations under HIPAA/HITECH, enabling us to provide the highest level of service to our customers. Dental Intelligence follows the policies and practices it has documented in its HIPAA Privacy Manual and in its HIPAA Security Compliance Plan. These documents cover areas such as:
Physical security of electronic equipment used to acquire and store PHI
Technical safeguards to prevent unauthorized access to PHI
Training and awareness for staff members who have access to PHI