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The covered list of entities can be found on the HIPAA site: http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/privacy/hipaa/understanding/coveredentities/index.html

This includes providers such as:

...but only if they transmit any information in an electronic form in connection with a transaction for which HHS has adopted a standard.

Alternative health practices (for instance, those at the Davis Holistic Health Center) that don't fall under licensing or legally defined medical services are typically not covered by HIPAA.