Student Privacy 101: Health Privacy in Schools – What Law Applies?

Organization: World Privacy Forum
Author: Robert Gellman and Pam Dixon
Published: January 1, 2017

Whether your records are covered under HIPAA or FERPA — or in some cases are not covered under any law — can be a challenging question to answer in some instances. Here are some basics to guide you through the most important parts of what information is covered by what law, when, and where.