Providers Should Prepare For More Aggressive Enforcement Of HIPAA

According to an HHS attorney speaking at the American Bar Association conference in Chicago recently, healthcare providers should prepare for even more aggressive enforcement of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and should expect fines to significantly increase. He also added that the government is specifically aiming for noncompliant providers in order to make examples of them. In long term care, device theft continues to be the main source for HIPAA breaches.

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