One More Threat to Consider With a HIPAA Breach in Your Laboratory

An Illinois court recently granted a motion to dismiss a class-action lawsuit that resulted from a Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) breach of protected health information … [Read more...]

When It Comes to HIPAA Security, Trust No One

A Huntsville, Ala., laboratory learned the hard way that it must take whatever steps necessary to ensure its business associates are complying with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability … [Read more...]

News-At-A-Glance: LabMD vs. FTC Update

One more step has been taken toward a resolution in this ongoing HIPAA security case where LabMD, a cancer screening laboratory that is now out of business, has challenged the Federal Trade … [Read more...]

News-At-A-Glance: HIPAA Privacy in Emergencies

n a November bulletin in response to the Ebola outbreak, the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is seeking to ensure that violations of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) do … [Read more...]