Citation[edit | edit source]

NIST, An Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule (NIST Special Publication 800-66, Rev. 1) (Oct. 2008) (full-text).

Overview[edit | edit source]

This publication summarizes the HIPAA security standards and explains some of the structure and organization of the HIPAA Security Rule. The publication helps to educate readers about information security terms used in the HIPAA Security Rule and to improve understanding of the meaning of the security standards set out in the HIPAA Security Rule. It was written to:

This publication did not supplement, replace, or supersede the HIPAA Security Rule itself.

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