Insurance agents at risk of HIPAA violations

Beginning this year, insurance agencies and agents that sell life and health products need to have security policies and procedures in place that comply with the Heath Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996, explains Alicia M. Chandler of Oak Street Funding, a commission-based lender for insurance professionals, in a recent issue of Westlaw Journal Insurance Coverage.

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