Business Associate Agreement: HIPAA

May 30, 2009

Download this sample form to use with your medical practice's business associates to ensure private patient data protection and meet HIPAA regulations.

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act requires physicians to have their business associates -- claims processors or third-party billers, for example -- agree to protect private patient data. Here's a sample form to use for this purpose.

Forms provided by Reece Hirsch, attorney with Davis Wright Tremaine, LLP.