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Strategic Change: The Digitisation of Australian Healthcare
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • November 9 2017

With affordable, universal coverage and access, healthcare in Australia is amongst the world’s most advanced. Second only to the UK according to the


HIPAA and Other Privacy Considerations at Play when Building a Health App
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • November 8 2017

Consumers are increasingly turning to health apps for a variety of medical and wellness-related purposes. This has in turn caused greater amounts of


New OCR Guidance Seeks to Resolve Confusion as to When Providers May Share Health Information about Opioid Use with Family and Friends
  • Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP
  • USA
  • November 8 2017

On October 27, 2017, the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights (OCR) released guidance about the situations in which health


Can pharmacists, or pharmacies, be convicted of manslaughter?
  • Charles Russell Speechlys
  • United Kingdom
  • November 7 2017

Everyone makes mistakes. But when errors are made by pharmacists and other healthcare professionals, the consequences of a moment’s distraction can


Telemedicine - Are There Increased Risks With Virtual Doctor Visits?
  • Stark & Stark
  • USA
  • November 6 2017

“Telemedicine” or “Telehealth” are the terms most often used when referring to clinical diagnosis and monitoring that is delivered by technology


OCR’s Guidance on HIPAA-Permissible Information Sharing During Patient Opioid Crisis
  • Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • USA
  • October 31 2017

In response to President Trump’s call to action on opioids, acting Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Eric D. Hargan declared the


DOJ Settlement with Florida Medical Practice Serves as a Reminder: Delayed Repayment to Federal Programs Can Have Significant Consequences
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • October 30 2017

While medical practices are generally aware that relators and the government pursue allegations of false or duplicative claims to federal health care


How Employers Can Become Experts at Data Breaches: Breaches involving employee health information
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • USA
  • October 26 2017

A large portion of the data breaches that occur each year involve human resource related information. Bryan Cave has put together a multi-part series


Building a Health App? Part 6: HIPAA and Other Privacy and Security Considerations
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • October 25 2017

Consumers are increasingly turning to health apps for a variety of medical and wellness-related purposes. This has in turn caused greater amounts of


A New Look at Digital Health Business Models
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • October 24 2017

Editor’s Note: The Commonwealth Fund is developing an innovative digital health advisor (DHA)an integrated suite of digital services that would