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Headlines from the December 2018 Edition
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  • 12 States Sue EHR Vendor over Breach
    The attorneys general alleged that Medical Informatics Engineering violated HIPAA and state laws...

  • OCR Considers Changes to HIPAA
    Changes sought to ease requirements on access and privacy notices...

  • Poor Security Does Not Mean Patients Were Harmed
    Patients have a hard time successfully winning a lawsuit when breaches occur ....

  • Asking for Family Medical Histories Can Be Problematic
    The Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act is very specific...

  • Browsing Data Is Not Health Data in Facebook Ad Program
    Facebook did not violate any state or federal law by collecting and using...

  • OCR Ends Year with Flurry of Enforcement Actions
    OCR closed out 2018 with three resolution agreements, suggesting that enforcement ...

  • HIPAA & Breach Enforcement Stats: A Closer Look at Desktops
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