Secretary Price Welcomes Opportunity to Reexamine Contraception Mandate

05. May 2017 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
Today, Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D., issued the following statement regarding President Trump’s executive order on religious freedom: “Religious liberty is our country’s first freedom. Americans of faith play a vital role in caring for our most vulnerable citizens, including the elderly and the poor. “We welcome today’s executive order directing the ...

HHS Secretary Tom Price to present awards to Olympic Champions Michael Phelps and Allison Schmitt

05. May 2017 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D., will present Olympic champions Michael Phelps and Allison Schmitt with Special Recognition Awards at the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) annual event recognizing National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day (Awareness Day). Teammates and friends, Mr. Phelps and Ms. Schmitt are receiving the awards for ...

Digital health news briefs for 5/4/2017: CardioNet HIPAA settlement, Telemedicine lactation consulting – MobiHealthNews

04. May 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
Lexology (registration) Digital health news briefs for 5/4/2017: CardioNet HIPAA settlement, Telemedicine lactation consultingMobiHealthNewsOCR settles HIPAA complaint with CardioNet. CardioNet, one of the oldest companies in the mobile cardiac arrhythmia monitoring space, has agreed to pay the Office of Civil Rights $2.5 million and enter into a corrective action plan in the end result of ...

OCR Announces First HIPAA Settlement with Wireless Health Services Provider – The National Law Review

03. May 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
Lexology (registration) OCR Announces First HIPAA Settlement with Wireless Health Services ProviderThe National Law ReviewOCR’s settlement with CardioNet is the first HIPAA settlement involving a wireless health services provider. OCR’s investigation into the impermissible disclosure alleged that CardioNet failed to conduct an accurate and thorough risk analysis to assess …$2.5 Million Settlement Reached as HIPAA ...

NJ Psychologist to Fight HIPAA Violation Allegations – HealthITSecurity.com

02. May 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
HealthITSecurity.com NJ Psychologist to Fight HIPAA Violation AllegationsHealthITSecurity.com“Respondent failed to consider whether the CPT and DSM/ICD codes, which his office provided to the collections firm, were protected by HIPAA or Board confidentiality requirements. Respondent did not review, personally or with the Group’s billing staff, … Powered by WPeMatico