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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


FDASIA report proposes rules of the road for Health IT
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • April 7 2014

The long awaited FDASIA Health IT Report proposes a strategy for calibrating regulatory oversight to risk and clarifying the regulatory obligations


Unfinished business: solving the HIPAA accounting rule dilemma
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • May 9 2013

Now that the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) rules finally have been released, health care companies and


HIPAAHITECH compliance is finally here
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • September 17 2013

More than four and a half years since the passage of the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act, the time for


Summary of the new HIPAAHITECH omnibus regulation
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • January 28 2013

After almost four years, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) finally has released its "omnibus" Health Insurance Portability and


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


New California law forbids forced RFID implantation in humans
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • November 2 2007

California has enacted a statute prohibiting the compelled or coerced implantation of a subdermal identification device, such as a Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) microchip or a newer chipless "RFID tattoo."


Health care information faces two critical issues
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • January 7 2008

Two key issues dominate the health care privacy agenda for 2008(1) the ongoing debate about electronic medical records and health information technology and (2) employer efforts to build effective wellness programs as a means of reducing employee health care costs


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


Health care privacy in 2007
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • January 29 2007

The focus of health care privacy in 2007 will be on new enforcement issues, new opportunities and challenges related to the use of health care information