Medical Center Fined $218,400 for a Potential Violation of HIPAA Privacy/Security Rules

From a bulletin issued by the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Civil Rights (OCR), in addition to the fine agreed to, a Massachusetts medical center “… will adopt a robust corrective action plan to correct deficiencies in its The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) compliance program [as required by HIPAA rules].” The OCR is the federal entity charged with oversight of and

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