Documents left on subway led to $1 million in fines

April 2011
Healthcare Risk Management;Apr2011, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p42
The article reports on the settlement of potential HIPAA violations by the General Hospital Corp. and Massachusetts General Physicians Organization whose employee left patient information files on a subway; it has agreed to pay one million dollars in fines and submit a corrective action plan (CAP), as stated by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).


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