Definitions: Individually Identifiable Health Information

Individually identifiable health information is information that is a subset of health information, including demographic information collected from an individual, and Individually identifiable health information is information that is a subset of health information, including demographic information collected from an individual, and: employer, or health care clearinghouse; and (2) Relates to the past, present, or future physical or mental health or condition of an individual; the provision of health care to an individual; or the past, present, or future payment for the provision of health care to an individual; and (i) That identifies the individual; or ii) With respect to which there is a reasonable basis to believe the information can be used to identify the individual.

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), 45 CFR 46.160.103