Sample HIPAA Confidentiality Agreements for Medical Practice Vendors

Key Questions: What components should be included in a Confidentiality Agreement between medical practices and vendors in order to be HIPAA compliant? 

With the HIPAA Omnibus Rule requiring greater identification, documentation, and management between medical practices and vendors, some new formalities may come into play.

Here's a sample confidentiality agreement, drafted by attorney Amy Fehn of, to help put your vendors on notice and demonstrate to the federal government your good faith efforts to achieve HIPAA compliance.
Contact Person/Organization: 

Physicians Practice

Type of Tool:

Publication Date: 

Protection of Patient Confidentiality

  • Confidentiality Agreement
  • Recitals