California Office of Health Information Integrity
The California Office of Health Information Integrity (CalOHII) is responsible for ensuring applicable California state departments are compliant with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and other related state and federal laws.
CalOHII is a resource to all state departments on HIPAA to help them safeguard their constituents’ protected health information from unauthorized access or disclosures.
The CalOHII Communication – November Edition is available. This month’s communication includes updates on CalOHII activities, updates from the federal Health and Human Services (HHS) and links to HIPAA-related articles/news. Archived monthly communications can be found on the CalOHII Communications – Archive page.
HHS Issues Final Rule to Rescind the Adoption of the Standard Unique Health Plan Identifier and Other Entity Identifier – refer to the Statewide Health Information Policy Manual (SHIPM) page for more information.