Readout of Secretary Price’s Attendance at the G20 Health Ministerial Meeting

21. May 2017 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
On Friday, May 19th and Saturday, May 20th, Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D. attended the first-ever G20 Health Ministerial Meeting in Berlin, Germany. Secretary Price joined health officials from around the world in discussions on how to harness knowledge, capabilities, and expertise to reinforce and strengthen our global health security. Topics included ...

Readout of Secretary Price’s Visit to Liberia

20. May 2017 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
On Wednesday, May 17th, and Thursday, May 18th, Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D., traveled to Liberia as the first stop in a three-nation tour to highlight the United States’ role in and commitment to global health security. During his time in Liberia, Secretary Price met with Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf—as well ...

Memorial Hermann's Use of Patient Name in Press Release Leads … – The National Law Review

18. May 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
Memorial Hermann’s Use of Patient Name in Press Release Leads …The National Law ReviewOCR announced HIPAA related settlement with Memorial Hermann Health System, largest not for profit health system in southeast Texas.HHS OCR Resumes HIPAA Enforcement Action Announcements …JD Supra (press release)OCR Fines Texas Health System For Alleged HIPAA Privacy Rule ViolationLexology (registration) all 4 ...

The Secretary’s Ventures Fund Announces 2017 Projects

18. May 2017 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D. today announced the selection of five entrepreneurial projects for investment by the Secretary’s Ventures Fund (HHS Ventures). The projects were chosen from across HHS and are part of the latest round of funding and support designed to advance the Department’s innovation agenda. “As we begin the Reimagine ...

Secretary Price Statement on Release of State Innovation Waiver Checklist

17. May 2017 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D., issued the following statement on the release of the State Innovation Waiver Checklist, a tool designed to help states seek waivers from certain Obamacare requirements: “The failure of the individual marketplace under Obamacare is driving insurers out of counties and states at an alarming rate, leaving millions ...

Maintaining HIPAA Privacy through Increased Patient Access – HealthITSecurity.com

15. May 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
HealthITSecurity.com Maintaining HIPAA Privacy through Increased Patient AccessHealthITSecurity.comMay 15, 2017 – The HIPAA Privacy Rule is not something that covered entities or business associates can afford to ignore, even as technology continues to evolve and patients have increased access to their own records. AHIMA raised a key issue though in … Powered by WPeMatico

Wireless Healthcare Services Provider's $2.5m Settlement Demonstrates Why Understanding HIPAA Requirements Is … – The National Law Review

15. May 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
Wireless Healthcare Services Provider’s $2.5m Settlement Demonstrates Why Understanding HIPAA Requirements Is …The National Law ReviewThe U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights (OCR) announced a $2.5 million Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) settlement with CardioNet, which is a company that provides remote mobile … and more » Powered ...