TITLE

HITECH, meaningful use rules bring concerns for risk managers

AUTHOR(S)
Freeman, Greg
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;Sep2010, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p97
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the proposed final rule for Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act of 2009, released by the Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) to make the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) more effective, and reports that these meaningful use rules pose the risk of larger penalties to business associates.
ACCESSION #
58053137

 

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