TITLE

Shocker: First civil penalty for HIPAA violation

PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;Apr2011, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has imposed the civil monetary penalty against Cignet Health, a group practice and clinic in Temple Hills, Maryland, for violating the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy Rule.
ACCESSION #
59985324

 

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