Indiana Attorney General Enforces HIPAA for First Time – Another Lesson for Small Business

Indiana Attorney General Enforces HIPAA for First Time – Another Lesson for Small Business

As we reported, state Attorneys General have authority to enforce the privacy and security regulations under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), pursuant to the authority granted under the Health Information Technology for Clinical and Economic Health (HITECH) Act.

“No” to ACO Data Sharing? Proposed Rules Tweak Medicare Beneficiary Opt-Out Notice Procedure

By | HIPAA, HITECH & HIT | January 7, 2015
“No” to ACO Data Sharing? Proposed Rules Tweak Medicare Beneficiary Opt-Out Notice Procedure

Medicare beneficiaries whose healthcare providers participate in an Accountable Care Organization (ACO) under the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) may want to add the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) website, “Medicare & You”, to their lists of favorite internet links if they don’t want their Medicare claims data shared.