Compliance & Legal

Douglas Grimm, a health law partner at Arent Fox
By Jeff Lagasse 05:33 pm January 18, 2019
The federal Anti-Kickback Statute and the Stark Law have some strict requirements for compliance, and providers would do well to take note.
Doctor on a computer
By Bill Siwicki 12:09 pm January 17, 2019
Connected care, upskilled workers, tax reform, a Southwest Airlines approach, private equity and the Affordable Care Act all will impact healthcare organizations in 2019, a new PwC report says.
Hacker
By Beth Jones Sanborn 02:15 pm January 14, 2019
The federal judge in Boston who handed down the sentence called Gottesfeld a "self-aggrandizing menace."
By Diana Manos 11:48 am December 14, 2018
European Union Blockchain Observatory & Forum, says that, while there are tensions and some uncertainty about how to protect data and use blockchain under GDPR, there are still ways to accomplish it.
By Mike Miliard 04:01 pm December 11, 2018
Two healthcare leaders from Germany offer best practices for assessing privacy and security posture – not just for EU legal requirements, but because it's the right thing to do.
By Mike Miliard 09:51 am December 11, 2018
Attorneys offer their perspective on the privacy and compliance issues faced by the technology and how it squares, or not, with laws such as HIPAA and GDPR.
By Susan Morse 07:07 am October 16, 2018
Anthem is being held responsible for cyber attacks that stole the protected health information of close to 79 million people.
Photo Source: The Legal Action Center
By Susan Morse 07:07 am October 15, 2018
The settlement with New Jersey resolves two separate privacy breaches regarding members HIV/AIDS status and those with AFib.
man pointing at a computer screen with phone in hand
By Jessica Davis 02:08 pm October 10, 2018
HITRUST launched a security program to help start-up companies bolster their privacy and security foundations, including the adoption of the most comprehensive risk m
HIPAA complaince audit form
By Corinne Smith 11:15 am October 10, 2018
As HIPAA was written when most providers still used paper charts, the framework today has plenty of room for improvement.

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