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Deadline for Amending HIPAA Business Associate Agreements is September 22, 2014

Last year, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) published the long awaited Omnibus Final Rule which made a number of modifications to the HIPAA Privacy, Security, Enforcement, and Breach Notification Rules (“HIPAA Final Rule”). 147 more words


Excellent Analysis of Florida's New Data Breach Notification Law, Including Steps to Take

Here is an excellent analysis of Florida’s new data breach notification law by my friend Tatiana Melnick, a brilliant Florida attorney who has prepared the most in-depth analysis of this issue that I have seen including what specific steps companies should take. 250 more words

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Danger, Will Robinson!

Have you read the FBI Cyber Division warning to the healthcare industry?  There really isn’t anything surprising in there to many of us who work in the medical industry.   499 more words


So, I was checking my crystal ball.....

I needed to write an article and was looking for ideas and figured the crystal ball thing worked so well I should check it again.  Really, no, I didn’t use one but it sure felt like it when I read the notice published about the… 303 more words