Returning to an in-person work environment can present challenges that suddenly seem as novel as complying with a new 2021 law. So as business come back to fuller in-person operation after COVID-19, we are reminding those with bricks-and-mortar operations to make sure that they re-engage with the in-person elements of their data breach protection policies.
Georgia clinical laboratory agrees to a robust Corrective Action Plan and $25,000 settlement amount for “systemic noncompliance” with the HIPAA requirements.
Failing to provide patients with timely access to their health information can lead to fines and other enforcement actions for health care providers.
The Office of National Coordinator for Health IT (“ONC”) has set forth new information blocking regulations in the Cures Act.
Enforcement action serves as a reminder to health plans, as well as health care providers and business associate vendors, to implement security protections on an enterprise-wide level.
Failing to provide patients with access to their health information can lead to fines and other enforcement actions for physician practices and other health care entities.