What is HIPAA?
HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996) is United States legislation that provides data privacy and security provisions for safeguarding medical information.
If you have a question about HIPAA or think your privacy has been violated, please contact one of Tanner Health System’s HIPAA Officers:
- Pamela Burns, RHIA, CCS, health information management director and privacy officer for Tanner Health System, 770-812-9602 or via e-mail. Her fax is 770.836.9206. Mailing Address: Attn: Pamela Burns, Tanner Health System, 705 Dixie Street, Carrollton, GA 30117.
- Chuck Collins, HIPAA security officer for Tanner Health System, 770-836-9382 or via e-mail.