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Administrative Safeguards

Date of Publication:

8/12/2015

Definition:

Administrative actions, and policies, and procedures to manage the selection, development, implementation, and maintenance of security measures to safeguard electronic Protected Health Information (ePHI) and to manage the conduct of an organization’s workforce in relation to the protection of that information.

Source of Definition:

DoD Instruction 8580.02: Security of Individually Identifiable Health Information in DoD Health Care Programs

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