Pediatrics - Parent Consent Form to Use E-mail without the use of Encryption to Exchange Personally Identifiable Information

With all the concern and need to be HIPAA compliant, it is often overlooked that you need to get permission from the parents/ guardians of the children you treat to  use non encrypted email as a means of communication  in order to be HIPAA compliant.  This one page attestation/permission form is downloadable, editable, attorney reviewed and can be uploaded to Google. It explain why this form is being used, the risks involved and give you permission to use email as a form of communication whether or not it is encrypted.