Providing Education and Information About the Regulatory Requirements for HIPAA

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The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) provides comprehensive guidance for patients, including their privacy rights concerning the use or disclosure of their medical information. 

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News

  • September 19, 2022

    For the third successive month, the number of healthcare data breaches reported to the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights has fallen.

  • August 22, 2022

    In July 2022, 66 healthcare data breaches of 500 or more records were reported to the Department of Health.

  • July 20, 2022

    June 2022 saw 70 healthcare data breaches of 500 or more records reported to the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights (OCR).