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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


HIPAAHITECH update: the waiting is the hardest part
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • November 8 2011

As we approach the three-year mark since the passage of the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (HITECH), and still do not have most of the regulations implementing the privacy and security provisions of this law, the simple passage of time by itself is creating confusion and ambiguity in the health care industry


The tensions and overlaps between cyber and data security
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • July 23 2013

Cybersecurity is a hot buzz word in Washington these days. Congress debates the impact of cybersecurity risks on a wide range of national concerns


NIST releases preliminary cybersecurity framework for public comment
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • October 22 2013

Today, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) released the Preliminary Cybersecurity Framework, a set of standards and practices


What you should be watching for in 2014
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • January 17 2014

Lots of privacy and data security news kept us busy in 2013, and there's no slowdown in sight. What should chief privacy officers, information


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


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


The HIPAAHITECH era is under way
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • April 6 2010

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act era began on February 17, 2010, with a whisper rather than a scream


Ongoing confusion for HIPAA business associates
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • February 4 2011

It is clear that the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act era creates substantial new legal obligations for entities that operate as "business associates" under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy and Security Rules


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