Aug 1st, 2010
Avoid getting caught in the HIPAA traps set by your privacy officer. By David Behinfar, JD, LLM, CHC, CIPP It has been over seven years since the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy Rule became effec-tive for most covered entities. As public awareness of health care privacy issues has increased since 2003, efforts ...
Jul 1st, 2009
Stimulus legislation changes the way we’re used to doing business. By David Behinfar, J.D., LL.M, CHC, CIPP In the face of an economic crisis, the Obama administration has seized an opportunity to strengthen the medical record privacy landscape for all Americans by making significant modifications to the privacy and security regulations of the Health Insurance ...