Category Archives: Healthcare

Deny Patient Access at Own Risk

The Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) continues its recent attention to enforcing an individual’s right of access under HIPAA. The latest step is the concurrent announcement of five settlements with various entities for alleged failures to provide records upon request. … Continue reading

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Data Access Rights: Following HIPAA Correctly

How and when can data be shared in a manner that is compliant with HIPAA? The answer to those questions is a lot broader and more frequently than many might expect. However, the expectation of limited sharing is exactly the … Continue reading

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Balancing on an Edge: State of Primary Care

What is the state of primary care physician practices as a result of COVID-19? The answer is at best not clear, but very likely in a bad place. Primary care faced significant stress even before the pandemic, but months of … Continue reading

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