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Incorporating GINA definitions into the HIPAA Privacy Rule

Final Rule includes certain definitions, terminology relating to genetic health information. By Christina Anderson, Thomas Anthony, Chad Eckhardt, Charles Johnson This is part three of a four-part series focusing on the HIPAA Final Rule’s modification of the Privacy Rule to address genetic health information under the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (“GINA”). In issuing the Final Rule, the  department of Health and Human Services (HHS)