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Business Assoc Agreement (BAA) for HIPAA compliance?Asked by whar on February 12, 2015 at 03:21 PM
I would like to use JotForm for patient registration forms and consent forms to be filled out online. I have looked at others such as IntakeQ and LuxSci. So far, LuxSci has mentioned that JotForm is non-compliant with HIPAA policies.
I've read the link back in 2010 http://www.jotform.com/answers/4728-Are-form-submissions-HIPAA-compliant suggesting that JotForm can be used in a secure HIPAA compliant way. I agree with the safeguards. But, isn't BAA also necessary for HIPAA compliance in the US?
JotForm Support Manager
JotForm certainly complies with the technical safeguard section of the HIPAA security rule:
However we have no compliance certificate for either HIPAA or BAA
Please read this thread, where I provided a more condensed explanation