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HIPAA: HIPAA Overview - Final and Proposed Rules

The Administrative Simplification (AS) standards are grouped into the following categories:

Final Rules

Proposed Rules (Updated September 2005)

  • Unique Identifiers
    • National Provider Identifier (NPI)
    • National Employer Identifier
  • Security
  • Electronic Signature/Digital Certification

Legislative mandates not yet published in proposed or final rules

  • Unique Identifiers
    • National Health Plan Identifier
    • Individual Identifier
  • Claims Attachments
  • First Report of Injury
  • Enforcement