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Health care privacy in 2010
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • January 18 2010

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


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


The new HIPAAHITECH era is finally here
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • February 12 2013

After almost four years, the Department of Health and Human Services finally has released its omnibus Health Insurance Portability and Accountability


The FTC imposes data security obligations on a cord blood bank
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • February 12 2013

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC or Commission) announced on January 28 that it had reached a settlement with Cbr Systems, Inc. as "part of the


“New HIPAA” poses important challenges for business associates
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • July 1 2009

The new Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) privacy and security requirements, imposed by the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (the HITECH Act) will have a significant impact on the privacy and security of health care information and on the compliance obligations for affected health care companies


Health care, employers, confusion, and controversy
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • March 14 2014

The recent controversy about AOL CEO Tim Armstrong's comments on employee health care expenses reflects ongoing confusion about the rules for


FDA clarifies which mhealth apps require pre-market notification as medical devices
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • September 30 2013

On September 25, 2013, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued its much-anticipated Final Guidance for Industry on Mobile Medical


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


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


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