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Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 30 Dec 2016
21st century cure for a “broken” mental health system includes HIPAA clarification
U.S. Representative Tim Murphy (R-PA) has been a vocal advocate for mental health reform for a number of years. Part of his crusade is driven by his
Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 18 Jan 2013
This just in: guidance for health care providers, and the omnibus rule
With gun violence and mental health concerns in the headlines, the Office of Civil Rights of the Department of Health and Human Services has
Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 2 Apr 2012
3 ways to improve hospital compliance
Remember when you were in college and the professor would say, “Listen up.
Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 29 Feb 2012
Maruca - sunlight, transparency, required disclosures
"Sunlight is the best disinfectant,” wrote Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis in 1913, addressing corruption and the banking industry.
Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 22 Dec 2011
HIPAA holidays - 5010 enforcement and Stage 2 HITECH compliance extensions
We all know how those year-end deadlines sneak up on us and how there never seems to be enough time to get everything done.
Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 22 Jun 2011
Where is your data safer - your own server or the cloud?
As physicians and other covered entities evaluate EHR systems, a recurring question is security from intrusion or other breach.
Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 8 Nov 2010
HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius talks fraud, payment reform at summit
HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius addressed the New York Health Care Fraud Prevention Summit on November 5 in Brooklyn and updated attendees on the government's efforts to rein in health care fraud.
Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 8 Oct 2010
ACOS health reform’s latest approach to costs and quality
There is a new acronym floating in the increasingly crowded alphabet soup that is health care, right next to PPACA (Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act).
Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 13 Aug 2010
Hot off the feds’ press: the latest HIPAA and HITECH Act developments
It's been a busy summer for regulation of electronic health records and health privacy.
Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 27 Jul 2010
Rite Aid settles HIPAA claims for $1 million
In a press release dated July 27, 2010, the Department of Health and Human Services announced a settlment under which Rite Aid Corporation and its affiliates have agreed to pay $1 million to settle potential HIPAA violations.