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Emerging Trends and Key Issues Relevant to Telehealth Solutions

USA - May 26 2022 Although telehealth has long been on the health care horizon, the COVID-19 pandemic necessitated the rapid transition of many health services to a…

Elizabeth H. Canter, Elizabeth Brim, Rujul Desai, Stefanie Doebler

OCR Seeks Comments Related to Recognized Security Practices and Distribution of Civil Monetary Penalties under the HITECH Act

USA - April 14 2022 On April 6, 2022, the Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) at the Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) published a request for information…

Elizabeth Brim, Libbie Canter, Olivia Vega

FTC Releases New Health Breach Notification Rule Guidance, Targets Health Apps and Connected Devices

USA - January 28 2022 On January 21, the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) announced new resources to help companies determine their obligations under the Health Breach…

Elizabeth Brim, Libbie Canter, Olivia Vega

CMS Publishes CY2023 Medicare Advantage and Part D Proposed Rule

USA - January 14 2022 On January 12, 2022, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published the Contract Year (CY) 2023 Medicare Advantage (MA) and Medicare…

Rujul Desai, Sanchi Khare

FTC Adopts Policy Statement on Privacy Breaches by Health Apps and Connected Devices

USA - September 17 2021 On September 15, the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) adopted, on a 3-2 party-line vote, a policy statement that takes a broad view of which health…

Libbie Canter, Tara Carrier