Category Archives: Health Care IT

OCR to Increase Investigations Of Smaller PHI Breaches

Healthcare providers and other covered entities[1] must report breaches of unsecured protected health information (“PHI”) …

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Negotiating Software Agreements – Key Terms For Electronic Health Records

Healthcare providers (Providers) rely on third party vendors for providing Electronic Health Record (EHR) software …

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Phase II of HIPAA Audits Underway

The HHS Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) recently published an announcement describing the next phase …

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Businesses Must Ensure Websites Comply With The Americans With Disabilities Act

Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (the “ADA”) requires “places of …

Posted in Blog, Health Care IT, Intellectual Property, Technology |

Office Of Inspector General Issues Policy Reminder On Information Blocking And The Federal Anti-Kickback Statue

The federal anti-kickback statute (42 USC § 1320a-7b(b), the “Statute”) prohibits individuals and entities from …

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Information Security

Contributed by Lee Kim, Esq.
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The White House released two documents on February 12th related to critical infrastructure protection and cybersecurity: the Presidential Policy Directive #21 on Critical Infrastructure and Resilience (PPD-21) …

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