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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


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


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


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


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


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


Looking ahead on HIPAA enforcement
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • December 3 2010

When the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) law was passed, one of the key elements of the expanded privacy and security rules was the enhanced enforcement opportunities


What's important about the HITECH NPRM?
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • August 6 2010

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently released its long-anticipated Notice of Proposed Rulemarking (NPRM) for the privacy and security provisions of the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act


New health care breach notification rules issued
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • September 9 2009

With two important new security breach notification rules issued in recent days, the health care industry and its business partners now face an entirely new federal environment for disclosure of security breaches