Textbook Key

F: Foundations of Information Privacy and Data Protection

US: U.S. Private-sector Privacy

C: Canadian Privacy

E: European Privacy

G: U.S. Government Privacy

IT: Privacy in Information Technology

M: Privacy Program Management

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Minimum Necessary Requirement

Under HIPAA, the standard that the level of information that may be disclosed by healthcare providers to third parties is the minimum amount necessary to accomplish the intended purpose.

Reference(s) in IAPP Certification Textbooks: F22; US47-48

Associated term(s): Minimum Necessary Standard

Associated law(s): HIPAA