Tag Archives: HIPAA compliance

Telehealth Future: Unknown Outcome

Telehealth (and the subset telemedicine) have been touted as the technology of the future or the moment for a number of years now. Despite the continued recent promise, telehealth is not a new technology. It has been around in one … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Community Testing: Getting HIPAA Protection

The COVID-19 pandemic remains in a state of emergency across the country and access to testing also remains a top priority. Testing continues to be viewed as a significant means of determining the scope of the pandemic as well as … Continue reading

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More HIPAA and Telehealth

As the telehealth flood gates are being opened, privacy and security considerations still remain. HIPAA will continue to lurk in the background even with the Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) pre-announcing the exercise of discretion to not enforce telehealth related … Continue reading

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