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Health Care Provider Insights Introductory Edition
  • Wilson Elser
  • USA
  • May 11 2017

Welcome to the introductory edition of Health Care Provider Insights. We are practice management consultants, providing legal and business management


Failure to Timely Notify Results in Enforcement Action and Significant Settlement
  • Wilson Elser
  • USA
  • January 12 2017

For the first time, on January 9, 2017, the Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights (HHSOCR) settled a HIPAA enforcement


Phase 2 HIPAA Audits Are Under Way: Are You Prepared?
  • Wilson Elser
  • USA
  • March 31 2016

The Office of Civil Rights (OCR) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced on March 21, 2016, that it has officially


Privacy and security: highlights from the HHS Inspector General’s 2016 Work Plan
  • Wilson Elser
  • USA
  • November 30 2015

On November 2, 2015, the Office of Inspector General (OIG) for the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced its Work Plan for Fiscal


HHS: no sensational news exception to HIPAA. Health care providers should plan now for dealing with Ebola publicity
  • Wilson Elser
  • USA
  • November 12 2014

Many people in the general public - and most in the health care industry - would recognize the names Eric Duncan (who died of Ebola in a U.S


HHS issues privacy rule guidance for law enforcement agencies
  • Wilson Elser
  • USA
  • October 1 2013

The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) of the Department of Health and Human Services recently announced the release of its guidance, "Health Insurance


Business associate definition expanded and HHS empowered to impose new civil fines
  • Wilson Elser
  • USA
  • September 23 2013

Long-awaited omnibus regulations (Omnibus Rule) adopted earlier this year by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for


OCR and ONC release model Notices of Privacy Practices
  • Wilson Elser
  • USA
  • September 23 2013

The long-awaited Omnibus Regulations (Omnibus Rule) adopted earlier this year by the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) in the Department of Health and


Omnibus HIPAAHITECH rules require changes to Notice of Privacy Practices prior to September 23, 2013
  • Wilson Elser
  • USA
  • September 3 2013

Earlier this year, the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) in the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued its long-awaited omnibus regulations


Affordable Care Act: the small business health options program marketplace
  • Wilson Elser
  • USA
  • August 27 2013

Under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), an employer with 50 or fewer full-time employees or full-time equivalent employees is