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|HIPAA Double Take: What Health Plan Sponsors Need to Know Now (PDF)|
Alston & Bird LLP
Oct. 26, 2015
"[W]ith the increased number of very public -- and costly -- data breaches involving protected health information (PHI) and increased enforcement power available to [HHS], it is important for plan sponsors to do a 'HIPAA double take' and make sure they are in compliance. This advisory provides a HIPAA refresher and considers lessons learned from recent settlements between HHS and covered entities after HIPAA investigations. [It concludes] by discussing how health plan sponsors can protect themselves in this regulatory environment that is increasingly fraught with risk."
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