We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 47

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


Update on Health IT efforts under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • June 4 2009

For health care providers, technology developers, and medical insurers, the standards under which Health Information Technology (Health IT) will function will spell cost recovery, profit, or unreimbursed expense


Security risks from insiders
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • June 5 2009

Two recent incidents demonstrate dramatically and publicly one of the biggest security risks facing the health care industry and others across corporate Americathe risk of insider misuse of data access


HHS releases NPRM altering HIPAA accounting rule
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • May 27 2011

On May 27, 2011, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released for public review a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) about the accounting provisions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy Rule


First Circuit decision opens the door for data breach suits
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • November 8 2011

Businesses may wish to take special note of the First Circuit’s October 20 decision in Anderson v. Hannaford Brothers Co. (2011 U.S. App. Lexis 21239), because it could well open the door for class actions against companies that suffer data breaches


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


Cyber policy developments at NIST and elsewhere preview busy fall
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • August 29 2013

High-profile hacks of The New York Times and Twitter by the Syrian Electronic Army and a dire warning from outgoing U.S. Department of Homeland


The top ten privacy and data security issues to watch in 2013
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • January 10 2013

Let's get this one out of the way. For the third year in a row, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) definitelyguaranteed&mdash


Health care privacy legislation advancing quicklycompanies can expect significant changes to the privacy landscape
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • February 3 2009

The Obama Administration's broad-reaching economic stimulus legislation includes an extensive series of new proposals to expand the reach of electronic health records


A new HIPAA era emerges
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • March 16 2009

After years of debate with little progress, a new Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) era has become a reality through the economic stimulus legislation