HIPAA Privacy & Security
2. Business Associates Section:
Business Associate Agreement & Process
If you are Business Associate for the Nebraska DHHS (click here to see " Who is a Business Associate"), then you will need to sign a Business Associate Agreement, as required by HIPAA regulation. Here are the process and reference files to prepare documents.
Part I. The Process for Creating a BAA
- Identification of mutual interest need; initiate discussions
- Itemize needs for this relationship.
- Draft Business Associate Agreement, using the template below, and make the customizing changes.
- Signing the Agreement, by both sides' authorized representative.
Part II. The File for BAA