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Confronting HIPAA & HITECH Vulnerabilities in Health Data Registries
Feb. 27, 2014
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HIPAA/HITECH Compliance & FDA's Mobile Medical Apps Guidance
Oct. 30, 2013
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Don't Act Rashly in Punishing Security Violations!
3-Part Series: Domino Effects of HIPAA & HITECH on the Workforce
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Cutting Through the Hype On HIPAA & HITECH Enforcement
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32 New Breaches Affect More than 400,000 Patients
Approximately 159,484,792 people have been affected by 1,635 HITECH Act breaches through Aug. 17, according to a HIP/SA analysis of data released by the HHS Office for Civil Rights (OCR
The latest numbers suggested that about 122,638 people were affected by 19 breaches reported to OCR between June 18 and July 17.
The latest statistics indicated that:
- More than two-thirds of all affected patient records stemmed from 108 breaches of network servers;
- At least 14 of the 32 breaches involved network servers; and
- Laptops were the most frequent sources of breached patient data.
The full monthly analyses of the HITECH Act breaches and HIPAA complaints are available for only $40 a year.
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Patient Complaints Hovering Around 1,700
OCR received 137,772 HIPAA patient complaints as of July 31, indicating that it received 1,786 in July compared to 1,739 in June and 1,688 in May, according to the latest analysis by HIP/SA.
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3-Part Series: Domino Effects
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July, Aug. & Sept. 2012
The Effects of the Supreme Court Rulings on Same-Sex Marriage on Patient Rights, and HIPAA and HITECH Compliance Aug. 13, 2013
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Understanding & Deploying OCR's New Data De-Identification Guidance
Jan. 17, 2013
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