Archive for June 12th, 2016

Texas Health Care Privacy Law More Stringent Than HIPAA

Sunday, June 12th, 2016

txhippaThe requirements of the Texas law are more stringent than those of its federal counterpart, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (“HIPAA”)………..HB 300 also requires any business in Texas that handles PHI to provide notification to individuals of a breach of their personal information.

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Responding to HIPAA Breaches

Sunday, June 12th, 2016

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“Given the potential consequences, it is critical that covered entities and business associates respond appropriately to potential HIPAA breaches to avoid or minimize their liability.”

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