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HIPAA Privacy & Security
1. Consumer Section:
Penalties

HIPAA establishes civil penalties for violations by a healthcare provider.  It also establishes criminal penalties for any person that knowingly uses, obtains or discloses Individually Identifiable Health Information or Protected Health Information.

If you feel that your health information privacy rights have been violated, you can take action to file a complaint.