2021 HIPAA Enforcement Update – OCR Focus on Rights of Access Continues | Locke Lord LLP

From January 2021 via April 2021, the Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights (OCR) introduced six settlement agreements to resolve allegations of Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act ‎‎(HIPAA) violations. Five of these settlements have been...

Small NJ Medical Practice Becomes 18th Target Of OCR’s HIPAA Right Of Access Enforcement Initiative | Jackson Lewis P.C.

A small New Jersey cosmetic surgery follow, Village Plastic Surgery (“VPS”), has turn out to be the eighteenth HIPAA lined entity to face an enforcement motion below the Office for Civil Right’s HIPAA Right of Access Initiative. According to the...

18 HIPAA Compliant Email Services Providers You Should Know 2021

As know-how continues to rework numerous industries, healthtech has emerged as one of many world’s fastest-growing and promising sectors. According to a research from Silicon Valley Bank, venture-backed financing for healthtech startups has grown by 25 % since 2015, with...

OCR Settles With NJ Specialist for Over HIPAA Right of Access Failure

By Jessica Davis March 29, 2021 - The Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights announced it reached a settlement with Village Plastic Surgery (VPS) to resolve potential violations of the HIPAA proper of entry commonplace. The New...

OCR HIPAA Right of Access to Medical Records Cases

Continuing its critical march in opposition to coated entities not permitting sufferers entry to their data, the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has settled two extra circumstances in two days in its Right of Access Initiative. This brings the tally...