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VA, CVS Health top list of providers with most HIPAA privacy violations

Health IT SmartBrief | Jul 27, 2016

ProPublica reported that both the Department of Veterans Affairs and CVS Health received more than 200 privacy complaints that led the HHS Office for Civil Rights to provide corrective action plans or technical assistance from 2011 to 2014, putting them at the top of the list of providers with the most HIPAA privacy violations. The OCR, which received more than 17,000 complaints in 2014, also issued private letters regarding privacy violations to Kaiser Permanente, the Military Health System and Planned Parenthood, the report said. Healthcare IT News (07/25)


50 HCCNs to receive HHS funding for health IT adoption

Health IT SmartBrief | Jul 25, 2016

Doctors, patients face several risks involving MACRA implementation

Health IT SmartBrief | Jul 25, 2016

ONC releases list of top 10 certified health IT vendors for hospitals

Health IT SmartBrief | Jul 27, 2016

HRSA to provide HIT funding for community health centers

Health IT SmartBrief | Jul 28, 2016

Athenahealth announces MIPS guarantee for customers

Health IT SmartBrief | Jul 26, 2016

Health care data privacy, security lawyers ease fears over HIPAA audits

Health IT SmartBrief | Jul 26, 2016

Minn. health system launches ACO with Medica

Health IT SmartBrief | Jul 25, 2016

D.C. think tank criticizes proposed MACRA provisions

Health IT SmartBrief | Jul 25, 2016

FDA clears next-gen heartbeat monitor from BioTelemetry

Health IT SmartBrief | Jul 27, 2016


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