Hhs Ocr Sample Business Associate Agreement
Subcontractors who create, receive, maintain or transmit PHI on behalf of a counterparty are themselves counterparties within the meaning of HIPAA. (a) counterparties. “counterparty” generally has the same meaning as the term “counterparty” in 45 CFR 160.103 and means in relation to the party to this Agreement [insert counterparty name]. [The agreement could also provide that the counterparty could, in the event of termination, transmit the protected health information to another counterparty of the covered entity and/or add conditions relating to the obligations of a counterparty, obtain or insure protected health information produced, received or maintained by subcontractors.] 1 See in particular recent locations such as the Center for Children`s Digestive Health, care New England Health System and the Raleigh Orthopaedic Clinic, P.A. of North Carolina. www.hhs.gov/hipaa/newsroom/index.html?language=es. (h) to the extent that the counterparty must meet one or more of the obligations of the covered entity referred to in Sub-Part E of 45 CFR Part 164, to comply with the requirements of Subsection E that apply to the covered entity when performing that obligation or obligations; and a covered enterprise may be consideration for another covered enterprise….