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Health care privacy in 2010

  • Wiley Rein LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 18 2010

A lot is happening in the health care world, with the implications of health care reform leading the list

The health care privacy debate heats up

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 5 2007

While Congress and many others continue to discuss whether the current enforcement approach to health care privacy is appropriate, a broader debate is emerging about the suitability of the existing privacy rules in today's evolving health care information environment

FTC agreement adds to the accretive health enforcement saga

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 17 2014

On New Year's Eve, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced a consent order settlement with Accretive Health, Inc., purporting to address the

HIPAA's unanswered questions

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 13 2012

Another month goes by without the publication of the final Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HIPAAHITECH) rules

HHS issues proposed Health IT regulations - comments due March 15, 2010

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 17 2010

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Servies (HHS) is seeking public comment on two sets of rules that are designed to modernize and improve the delivery of health care services through the use of Health Information Technology (Health IT) pursuant to the mandates in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA

HHS issues proposed health IT regulations - comments due March 15, 2010

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 6 2010

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is seeking public comment on two sets of rules that are designed to modernize and improve the delivery of healthcare services through the use of Health Information Technology (Health IT) pursuant to the mandates in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA

Moving past the new HIPAA rules

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 3 2013

So, you're a HIPAA covered entity or business associate who is in the final throes of revamping (or creating) appropriate and compliant HIPAA Privacy

Case filed by Minnesota raises significant HIPAA enforcement issues

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 5 2012

A recent lawsuit brought by the Attorney General (AG) of Minnesota raises significant enforcement issues related to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA

Are troublesome HIPAA changes on the way?

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 6 2008

Recent progress toward developing electronic medical records and personal health records has generated an enormous amount of debate about whether new privacy and security rules are necessary for this new electronic environment

The HIPAA enforcement era begins

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 1 2008

More than five years into the HIPAA privacy era, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has announced its first penalty for a violation of the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules