The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996 was passed to protect an employee's health insurance coverage when they lose or change jobs. It also has provisions to ensure the privacy and confidentiality of Protected Health Information (PHI). Discover some common HIPAA violations examples and scenarios.
On January 20, 2021, Kamala Harris became the first female vice president, as well as the first Black and South Asian-American vice president of the United States. But her election as President Joe Biden's running mate began over 3,000 miles from Washington, D.C. Keep reading to learn more about Kamala Harris and her family, her accomplishments and her legacy.