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

ADA updating HIPAA manual

Most covered entity dental practices will need to review and revise their HIPAA compliance policies, procedures and documents such as Notice of Privacy Practices and Business Associate Agreements to comply by Sept. 23 with regulations effective March 26, the Association told subscribers to the ADA Practical Guide to HIPAA Compliance Privacy and Security Kit. News RSS Feed

New HIPAA rules issued

Washington—The Association is reviewing an omnibus final rule issued Jan. 17, 2013 by the Department of Health and Human Services to extend patient privacy and security protections under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). News RSS Feed