Jane Smith got home after a long day at work and played the message machine. The only message was from the school nurse at Acme Elementary School. "Mrs. Smith, this is Nurse Amanda at Acme Elementary. I am afraid we cannot let your daughter, Becky, return to school until her immunization chart is updated."
“Hi, I am calling to provide you our correct health insurance information for my wife’s visit last month,” the dutiful husband told the medical office receptionist over the phone. “I’m sorry, but HIPAA will not allow me to talk with you about that, your wife will have to call us,” the receptionist robotically responded.