What’s trending on NP Privacy Partner



October 18, 2018

NP Privacy Partner

Author(s): Jena M. Grady

Twitter is under investigation for failing to comply with the GDPR and a hospital has been cited by CMS for videotaping in its emergency department. Here’s what’s trending in data privacy and cybersecurity.

Consumer Privacy

Twitter under investigation for failing to comply with the GDPR

Twitter is once again under scrutiny for potential non-compliance with the EU General Data Protection Regulation.—Karina Puttieva

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Health Care & HIPAA

Hospital cited by CMS for videotaping in emergency department

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS”) finalized an investigation and determined that Fairview Southdale Hospital (“Fairview”) violated the privacy rights of certain patients when taping such patients without their knowledge while receiving psychiatric evaluations in the emergency department.—Jena M. Grady

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