Monthly Archives: February 2016

Renewed Focus on Privacy: An Overlooked Piece of HIPAA?

The HIPAA Privacy Rule is an aspect of HIPAA that does not necessarily receive much attention. Most of the recent settlements and breach actions related to violations of the HIPAA Security Rule. The Security Rule offers more glamour from the … Continue reading

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What I’m Looking Forward to at HIMSS16: Privacy and Security

The 2016 HIMSS Annual Conference promises to showcase many new developments in the health IT field and highlight key areas of focus. In what will not likely be a surprise based on the focus of my blogging, I anticipate that … Continue reading

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Practical mHealth HIPAA Advice: At Long Last

The Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) at the Department of Health and Human Services, the Office of the National Coordinator of HealthIT (“ONC”) and others are becoming prolific in the amount of HIPAA guidance being issued. ONC is in the … Continue reading

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