Posted on September 24th, 2009 No comments
In an effort to better protect the privacy of patients, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has issued new data breach notification regulations that take effect September 23 requiring health care providers and other entities covered by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) to notify individuals when…
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Privacy Alert: New Health Care Data Breach Notification Rules Take Effect September 23
Survey Finds Organizations Face Challenges in Readying for New Massachusetts Data Security RegulationsPosted on September 16th, 2009 No comments
According to a new survey conducted by Goodwin Procter LLP and the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), companies face three significant challenges – cost, time and number of vendors involved – in complying with new data security rules issued by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts earlier this year.