Healthcare Compliance & HIPAA News Resources

Links and references for relevant news

Healthcare Compliance & HIPAA News Resources

Links and references for relevant news

Besides our HIPAA Violations & Fines Map the US Department of Health and Human Services publishes press releases on major violations.

Here are just a few recent examples of HIPAA Violations from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services website:

No Business Associate Agreement? $31K Mistake
– April 20, 2017
www.hhs.gov/hipaa/for-professionals/compliance-enforcement/agreements/ccdh
Judge rules in favor of OCR and requires a Texas cancer center to pay $4.3 million in penalties for HIPAA violations
- April 20, 2018
www.hhs.gov/hipaa/for-professionals/compliance-enforcement/agreements/mdanderson
$2.5 million settlement shows that not understanding HIPAA requirements creates risk – April 24, 2017
www.hhs.gov/hipaa/for-professionals/compliance-enforcement/agreements/cardionet
Overlooking risks leads to breach, $400,000 settlement
- April 12, 2017
www.hhs.gov/hipaa/for-professionals/compliance-enforcement/agreements/mcpn.html
Business Associate’s Failure to Safeguard Nursing Home Residents’ PHI Leads to $650,000 HIPAA Settlement
- June 29, 2016
www.hhs.gov/hipaa/for-professionals/compliance-enforcement/agreements/catholic-health-care-services/

And the list goes on...

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