Understand Where FERPA Regulations/HIPAA Laws Might Intersect

FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act) and HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) differ in terms of the kind of information they aim to protect and this can create som

Does HIPAA Privacy Rule Apply to Elementary/Secondary Schools Education Records (FERPA/HIPAA)?

The FERPA or Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (20 U.S.C. ยง 1232g; 34 CFR Part 99) is a federal law that aims to protect the integrity of student records across the United States.