Health Information Privacy & Security

The Agency for Health Care Administration has created this website as an educational resource for health care providers, health information organizations, and consumers that would like to learn more about the privacy and security of electronic health records.

Patient Authorization Rule Information (PDF 72KB) includes forms for Patient Authorization of the release of health records as well as Frequently Asked Questions explaining use of the AHCA forms.

Privacy and Security Resources (PDF 86KB) provides a crosswalk tool between the Health Insurance and Portability Act (HIPPA) and Florida statutes, privacy and security reports, and other educational resources.