Mod 5: HIPAA Test

This test is will cover topics in the Mod 5: HIPAA presentation. You are required to achieve a minimum score of 100%. Upon successful completion, your test results will automatically be sent to your PI.

Certificate will NOT be awarded unless PI name and email are given.

For students, the PI would be your faculty advisor or the instructor (if you are obtaining certification as part of a course).

HIPAA regulations apply only if identifiers are linked to the health information data.




The Privacy Rule applies to all situations involving protected health information, regardless of research funding or setting.




A health care facility may give a researcher protected health information without the patient's knowledge (waiver of authorization) only with written IRB approval documentation.