TITLE

HIPAA compliance becoming even harder

PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;Jun2009, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act's (HIPAA) has been expanded and strengthened recently, making compliance even more difficult than before. Risk managers may have to turn to more technology and expect some inevitable violations. Recent federal legislation expands the scope of HIPAA. CMS may take action to enforce HIPAA more than in previous years. Data masking technology may be one tool for compliance.
ACCESSION #
40078507

 

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