HIPAA Right of Access Initiative: OCR Announces Two More Settlements

CG Attorneys continue to monitor and provide updates regarding the HIPAA Right of Access Initiative by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’(HHS) Office of Civil Rights (OCR).  Under the HIPAA Right of Access Initiative, OCR has made a determined effort to...

HIPAA News: August 2020 Data Breach Report

The online HIPAA Journal has published the statistics for reported breaches of protected health information (PHI) of 500 or more patients occurring during August, 2020, available here.  The total number of such breaches reported was 37, virtually identical to the...