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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


CMS announces extension of meaningful use hardship exception
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • October 9 2014

On October 7, 2014, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced plans to reopen and extend the deadline for eligible professionals


No harm, no foul: California court denies class action bid seeking $4 billion from provider
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • August 6 2014

On July 22, 2014, the California Court of Appeal, Third Appellate District, found that patients whose confidential health information had been stolen


EHR Certification ... one step at a time
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • September 16 2014

Not often that a government agency retreats from a proposal for large-scale regulatory change in favor of fewer requirements in order to provide


Consumer privacy groups ask FTC to cure their medical privacy concerns
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2010

Once again, consumers are seeking to define the blurred line that lies between personal and private information in the digital age


New York-Presbyterian and Columbia hospitals to pay record HIPAA settlement
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • May 12 2014

On May 7, 2014, the US Department of Health and Human Services Office of Civil Rights (OCR) announced settlements with two New York-based hospitals


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


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


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


New markets: smartgrid and e-health
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 26 2011

The U.S. House of Representatives is considering legislation to enhance smart grid infrastructure security