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The OCR Has Released New Guidance on the Disclosing of Protected Health Information

Posted by Healthicity, Feb 18, 2021 11:27:12 AM

Back on December 18, 2020, the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

3 New HHS Resolution Agreements You Should Know About

Posted by CJ Wolf, Nov 10, 2020 10:34:40 AM

The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) enters resolution agreements

HIPAA Compliance and COVID-19

Posted by Healthicity, Jul 30, 2020 10:28:41 AM

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was created to standardize the protection of sensitive patient data.

Compliance News Roundup: East Coast Doctors Caught Breaking Bad

Posted by Healthicity, Dec 4, 2019 10:53:12 AM

1. U.S. Attorney Announces Arrest Of Ophthalmologist For Healthcare Fraud -

Compliance News Roundup: A Couple Bad Apples

Posted by Healthicity, Oct 23, 2019 10:59:02 AM

1. Cardiovascular Doctor Pleads Guilty to Healthcare Fraud -

Deeper Than the Headlines: The First-Ever HIPAA Right of Access Fine

Posted by CJ Wolf, Oct 21, 2019 10:23:45 AM

When you think of all the reasons business associates and HIPAA-covered entities have entered into settlements and agreements

Compliance News Roundup: PHI Used in Marketing

Posted by Healthicity, Apr 3, 2019 9:00:00 AM

1. Philadelphia-Area Doctor Pleads Guilty to Unlawfully Distributing Oxycodone -

Deeper Than the Headlines: PHI Used in Marketing

Posted by CJ Wolf, Apr 2, 2019 12:09:18 PM

Have you ever received some promotional or marketing material from a hospital you visited?