Law360 published Eric Fader's article titled "HIPAA Settlement May Herald New HHS Offensive" in its January 29 issue. According to the article, Adult & Pediatric Dermatology PC recently became the first Health Information Portability and Accountability Act-covered entity to be fined for failure to have policies and procedures in place to address breach notifications in existing law. Eric writes that the settlement may signal an expansion of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' "campaign against those health care providers who, in HHS's view, may not be taking their HIPAA responsibilities seriously enough."
Steven A. Cash, Benjamin H. Nissim and David Forscey, policy analyst for the Homeland Security & Public Safety Division of the National Governors Association, co-authored an article, "Cybersecurity Is The Next Frontier Of State Regulation," for Law360.
On March 15, Eric Fader will be presenting a live webinar, "Navigating Legal Issues in Neuromonitoring," for The American Society of Neurophysiological Monitoring (ASNM).
On January 30, Jed Davis will speak at The Knowledge Group Webcast, "Best Strategies in Protecting Your Firm Against Hackers: What Hackers Can and Cannot Do?"
Susan Huntington authored a chapter, "Enterprise Risk Approach to Successful Population Management," in the recently published third edition of the "Enterprise Risk Management Handbook for Health Care Entities."
Kathy Lawler, Susan Huntington and Erin Healy wrote an article, "Risks for Employers using Drug Import Companies to Manage Costs," for AHLA Weekly.
Eric Fader was quoted in an article, "U.K. Hospital Ransomware Attacks Show Need for Software Updates," published in Bloomberg BNA's Privacy Law Watch.
Eric Fader was quoted in an article, "Texas Health System Pays $2.4M to Settle Unauthorized Patient Disclosure," published in Bloomberg BNA's Privacy Law Watch.
Eric Fader was quoted in an article, "Health-Care Provider Pays $31K for Lack of Privacy Contract with Vendor," published in Bloomberg BNA's Health Care Daily Report.
Eric Fader was quoted in an article, "Drug, Device Makers Could Get Hit for Not Reporting Payments to Doctors," published in Bloomberg BNA's Life Sciences Law & Industry Report.
Day Pitney's recently updated HIPAA self-assessment tool was featured in an article published in Clinical Lab Products magazine.