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New markets: smart grid and e-health
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • July 2 2012

Last week, Congress passed S. 3187, the Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act


Providers Prepare: OCR Launches Second Round of HIPAA Audits
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2016

On March 21, 2016, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights (OCR) announced it was beginning its next round of audits


DHHS issues omnibus HIPAA rule implementing HITECH Act changes
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • January 28 2013

In the January 25, 2013 Federal Register, the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) published the long anticipated Modifications to the


Tales from the unencrypted: DHHS steps up enforcement of unsecured electronic devices
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • April 28 2014

On April 22, 2014, the US Department of Health and Human Services Office of Civil Rights (OCR) announced settlements of close to $2 million with two


Straight from the source: OCR and NIST provide guidance on safeguarding health information at annual conference
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • September 11 2015

On September 2-3, 2015, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights (OCR) and the National Institute of Standards and


Don’t lose your laptop! New HIPAA settlement emphasizes importance of risk analysis and device and media controls
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • September 11 2015

On September 2, 2015, the US Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights (OCR) announced a new settlement for $750,000 with


Medical Center settles HIPAA claims relating to use of internet application and breach
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • July 17 2015

On June 10, 2015, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights (OCR), announced that it had entered into a resolution


eHealth FTC study weighs in on privacy and security concerns with its ‘Internet of Things’ report
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • February 3 2015

One of the more exciting and innovating changes to health care lies in the development of devices that expand the ability of patients to better


OCR to mobile health developers: send us your HIPAA questions
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • October 21 2015

Bringing to life an initiative described by Jocelyn Samuels, the Director of the Office for Civil Rights (OCR), at the recent Safeguarding Health


Four of five health care organizations have been hit by cyberattacks
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • September 14 2015

Last week, New York insurer Excellus BlueCross BlueShield became the most recent health care company to announce it was the victim of a sophisticated