BCBSWY HIPAA Compliance Statement
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Wyoming (BCBSWY) is complying with each of the HIPAA regulation standards by their respective mandated implementation dates.
BCBSWY has implemented the standard transactions and code sets regulations and has implemented policies and procedures to adhere to the privacy regulations. BCBSWY implemented security procedures to comply with HIPAA security requirements in April 2005. Activities surrounding these standards included:
- Hired a Systems Security and Privacy Officer who is responsible to ensure the development, implementation and management of BCBSWY security initiatives.
- Implemented HIPAA Privacy standards on April 14, 2003.
- Developed policies and procedures to comply with HIPAA security standards in April 2005.
- Trained staff on privacy and security policies as developed.
Notice of Privacy Practice
Description of how medical information may be used, disclosed and accessed.