Monthly Archives: August 2013

NACUBO quotes attorney Jim Hamilton in Affordable Care Act article

Bose McKinney & Evans attorney Jim Hamilton is quoted in an article on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) in the recently released summer 2013 issue of HR Horizons, published by NACUBO.

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HIPAA Compliance: Deadline Next Month

On January 25, 2013 the U.S Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) published the long-awaited Final HIPAA Omnibus Rule (“Final Rule”) massively overhauling the HIPAA Privacy, Security, and Breach Notification Rules. Covered entities such as health care providers, health … Continue reading

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HIPAA Compliance: New York Health Plan Sanctioned for Photocopier Breach

In an August 14, 2013 press release, the Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) announced that Affinity Health Plan, Inc. will settle potential violations of the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules for $1,215,780. Affinity is a not-for-profit managed care … Continue reading

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