Monthly Archives: June 2015

HIPAA Criminal Violations on the Rise

Stories appear almost everyday about medical records being improperly accessed, hacked or otherwise being stolen.  The number of stories about such thefts is almost matched by the number of stories about the high value placed upon medical records by identity … Continue reading

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Massachusetts Earned Sick Time Law Details and Seminar

On July 1, 2015, the Massachusetts Earned Sick Time Law takes effect.  As many of you are aware, the Attorney General’s Office has been busy hosting public hearings concerning their proposed regulations related to the Earned Sick Time Law.  Mirick … Continue reading

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Health and Electronic Security

The rapid adoption of electronic health records (“EHR”) and other new technology in healthcare has resulted in the introduction of serious security threats.  Numerous stories and reports have made it clear that hackers, criminals and others view the healthcare industry as a … Continue reading

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