Posts Tagged ‘breach of privacy’

HIPAA and business associate

How ARRA and HITECH provisions affect HIPAA compliance AIS reported taht the new HITECH Act requires hospitals, providers, health plans and other HIPAA covered entities (CEs) to meet a February 2010 deadline for revising their business associate (BA) agreements. New language in BA amendments should require BAs to comply with (a) the HIPAA Security Rule,(b) […]

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Telcos and information privacy

Image via Wikipedia With the economy in the tank, breach of privacy is not going to be a priority in Obama‚Äôs administration to do list. It will be quite difficult to make it a priority when Obama has signed a bill indemnifying telcos from suits due to privacy breaches. During the presidential election campaign, Verizon […]

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