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CDPH Data Breach Affects 9,000 State Workers
For the second time in just over six months, officials at the California Department of Public Health have acknowledged...
Web Exclusive: OCR Patient Data Breach List Hits Milestone
The number of entities reporting breaches of unsecured protected health information affecting 500 or more individuals...
HITECH, HIPAA Rules to Launch Simultaneously in 2011
A senior official with the Office for Civil Rights said Tuesday that the HIPAA privacy and security rule enforcer...
Web Exclusive: OIG: Feds Paid $43.3 Million for Possibly Ineffective Drugs
Some prescription drugs approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration before 1962 have subsequently been found to...
Derby, CT-based Griffin Hospital reports breach of 957 patients' records
Medical information for 957 patients at Derby, CT-based Griffin Hospital was breached by a radiologist who broke into a...
Web Exclusive: 32 Large Patient Data Breaches Since September, Says OCR
An HHS organization which oversees enforcement and compliance of the HIPAA privacy and security rules reports that...
Eight Tips to Get Your Business Associates to Comply with HIPAA
Here are eight tips you can share with your BAs to get them ahead of the HIPAA compliance deadline next February.
CVS Works on Patient Privacy Improvements Following Fine
CVS Caremark Corp., parent company of the national's largest pharmacy chain, has implemented a chain-wide shredding...
Patient information theft investigated at Johns Hopkins
Federal authorities are investigating the theft of patient information, possibly by a former Johns Hopkins Hospital...
Hackers want millions for patient record data
The FBI and Virginia State Police are searching for hackers who demanded that the state pay them a $10 million ransom...

Continuing Education: HIPAA Privacy and Security: Registration and Front Office Staff
This course explains the HIPAA privacy and security rules as applicable and relevant to the registration and front...
Continuing Education: HIPAA Privacy and Security: Nutrition, Environmental Services, & Volunteer Staff
This course explains the HIPAA privacy and security rules as applicable and relevant to nutrition, environmental...
Continuing Education: HIPAA Privacy and Security for Physician eLearning
This course explains the HIPAA privacy and security rules as applicable and relevant to nutrition, environmental...
Continuing Education: HIPAA Privacy and Security: Executive, Administrative, and Corporate Staff
This course explains the HIPAA privacy and security rules that are relevant to the executive, administrative, and...