Office of Civil Rights announces delay on HIPAA requirement for certain clinical laboratories

Washington—The U.S. Office for Civil Rights Sept. 19 issued a statement of delay “until further notice” in enforcement of the HIPAA requirement for certain CLIA and CLIA-exempt laboratories to revise their notices of privacy practices. News RSS Feed

Justice announces AwDA communication settlements

Washington—The Justice Department announced seven Americans with Disabilities Act settlements with eight health care providers “to ensure that they are providing effective communication to people who are deaf or have hearing disabilities.” News RSS Feed

CODA announces public comment period to come for proposed dental therapy accreditation standards

The ADA Commission on Dental Accreditation has announced that the proposed standards for dental therapy education programs will be released for public comment in the coming weeks. News RSS Feed