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Health IT Law & Industry Report

Health IT Law & Industry Report™ brings you news and analysis of regulatory, legal, and compliance issues surrounding the nation’s move to interoperable electronic health records.

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Receive comprehensive reporting on the regulatory, legal, and compliance issues surrounding interoperable electronic health records as well as updates on Health IT standards and regulation from the federal government and states.


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Benefit from the detailed analysis of our editorial advisory board of legal experts and industry insiders who know the opportunities and challenges surrounding the current trend towards adopting interoperable electronic health records. Stay on top of Health IT certification issues with the latest Compliance information from government agencies, including the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, the Federal Trade Commission, and the Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights

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TOPICS COVERED

  • Certification
  • Data breaches
  • E-prescribing
  • Electronic health records
  • Enforcement
  • Federal advisory committees
  • Fraud and abuse
  • Grants
  • Industry trends
  • Information exchange
  •  Interoperability
  • Meaningful Use
  • Mobile app regulation
  • Office of the National Coordinator for Health
  • Information Technology (ONC)
  • Personal health records
  • Privacy
  • Standards
  • State regulations
  • Telemedicine

 

Key Laws and Regulations
  • Affordable Care Act
  • HIPAA
  • HITECH Act

 


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Notification current reports providing news and developments.

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Web notification and email summaries are published continually. PDF is available weekly.

 


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New York Legislature Approves Delay in E-Prescription Requirement
February 27
Patient Privacy in the Digital Age and Disclosure on Social Media
February 27
Health-Care Firms: Educating Customers a Challenge
February 27
STATE REGULATIONS—Updated
February 27
Attorney Predicts Fewer Developers Will Face Oversight Under FDA Guidance
February 26
Ways and Means Committee Advances Bills On Medicare Program Integrity, DME, EHRs
February 26
Hospitals Test ‘Hub-and-Spoke’ Model As Way to Stabilize Rural Health System
February 26
Federal Court Following Kansas Law OKs Ex Parte Interviews With Plaintiff's Doctors
February 26
CMS Develops New Research Request Forms
February 26
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February 26
CMS Extends Meaningful Use Attestation Deadline, Citing Concerns From Providers
February 25
CMS Clarifies Use of ICD-9 Codes for Some Claims Submitted After Conversion Deadline
February 25
Anthem Hack May Have Involved Millions Who Aren't Customers
February 25
House Panel to Mark Up Bill That Would Exempt ASC Services from MU Requirements
February 25
AHRQ Studies Raise Questions About Docs' Readiness for Next Stage of Meaningful Use
February 25
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February 25
FBI Says It Is Close to Discovering Hackers in Anthem Health-Care Data Theft
February 24
Melanoma App Marketers Settle FTC Complaints, Spur Oversight Concerns
February 24
AMA: Policies to Promote Interoperability Critical to Success of 21st Century Cures
February 24
Medical ID Theft Increases As More U.S. Health Data Go Digital
February 24
HHS Focusing on Improving ‘Back End' of HealthCare.gov
February 24
FDA's Patel Says Agency Committed To Supporting Digital Health Innovation
February 24
REGULATORY CALENDAR
February 24
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February 24
ONC's Interoperability Plans Put Too Much Onus on Patients, Consumer Advocates Say
February 23
Patrick Conway to Become Acting Principal Deputy Administrator of CMS
February 23
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February 23
Managing Business Associates a Challenge For HIPAA-Covered Entities, Attorney Says
February 20
Expanding Medical Research Opportunities: Proposed 21st Century Cures Act Offers Increased Access to Health Information
February 20
Anthem Should Return Part of Premiums Due to Customer Data Breach, Lawsuit Says
February 20
FDA, HIPAA Regs Would Trump Common Rule Under 21st Century Cures Draft Proposals
February 20
STATE REGULATIONS—Updated
February 20
Surescripts Opens Campaign to Encourage More e-Prescribing of Controlled Substances
February 20
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February 20
Former Texas Hospital Employee Receives Prison Sentence in HIPAA Case
February 19
Hospital Emergency Departments Were Early Adopters of EHRs, CDC Study Says
February 19
IOM Editorial Calls for EHR Standards To Cover Social Determinants of Health Data
February 19
Thune: Policy Makers Should Treat Internet of Things With ‘Light Touch'
February 19
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February 19
Think Tank Report Critical of Federal HIT Efforts, Calls for Cuts to ONC Budget
February 18
New Mexico Moving on Breach Notice Bill; May Join Roster as 48th State With Law
February 18
Treasury Official Pushes Cybersecurity Priorities at Insurance Committee Meeting
February 18
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February 18
Patient Safety Group to Examine Concerns With EHR Copy-and-Paste Tools
February 17
CMS Seeking Input on Transforming Advanced Primary Care Payment System
February 17
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February 17
Rural Physicians Adopting EHR Systems At Higher Rate Than Urban Ones, Study Says
February 13
CMS Announces New Performance-Based Medicare Payment Model for Oncology Care
February 13
STATE REGULATIONS—Updated
February 13
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February 13
Data Analysts Say Third-Party Tracking on HealthCare.gov Excessive
February 12
Mobile Health Tools are Essential For Precision Medicine, Verizon VP says
February 12
Risk of Future ID Theft Doesn't Confer Standing in Breach Suit Against Hospital
February 12
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February 12
Lawmakers Split Over Merits of ICD-10 Implementation, Impact on Health Industry
February 11
Attorneys General Call for Anthem Response; Company Agrees to Offer Protections
February 11
Meaningful Use Penalties Make It Harder For Doctors to Stay in Program, AMA Says
February 11
Health IT Groups Pushing for More Data Sharing Following Anthem Attack
February 11
REGULATORY CALENDAR
February 11
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February 11
CMS to Penalize Doctors $200M For Failing to Participate in Meaningful Use
February 10
Device Industry Group Seeks Policy Changes to Spur Innovation
February 10
New York Regulators Call on Insurers To Do More to Protect Against Cyberthreats
February 10
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February 10
High Hospital Participation in Meaningful Use Program Expected to Continue in 2015
February 9
Bloomberg BNA Q&A: Michael J. McCoy, Chief Health Information Officer, ONC
February 9
Anthem Attack Seen Bearing Signature of China-Backed Hackers
February 9
Anthem Sued by California Consumer Over Massive Customer Data Breach
February 9
Anthem Data Breach Attack Probed by New York, Other States
February 9
Anthem Breach Unlikely to Result In Federal Enforcement Action, Attorney Says
February 9
Anthem Hacked in ‘Sophisticated’ Attack On Customer Information; FBI to Investigate
February 9
FDA Issues New Guidance, Won't Regulate Low-Risk Device Data Systems
February 6
HIMSS Offers Congress Language For Improving Interoperability of Health IT
February 6
Medicare Has Made Progress on ICD-10 Transition, Readiness, GAO Report Says
February 6
President's FY 2016 Budget Calls for $32M Increase for ONC; $4M Increase for OCR
February 2
Interoperability Roadmap Starts With Standards Advisory, DeSalvo Says
February 2
REGULATORY CALENDAR
February 2
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February 2
ONC's Release of Draft Plan Signals Shift Toward Data Exchange
January 30
White House Proposed Initiative Includes $215 Million for FY 2016, Rule Revisions
January 30
Republican Lawmakers Ask Burwell To Explain HealthCare.gov Data Sharing
January 30
Court Clarifies Extent of Expert Testimony Allowed to Determine if Nurse Violated HIPAA
January 30
Connecticut Exchange Establishes Subsidiary To Help Other States Develop Marketplaces
January 30
STATE REGULATIONS—Updated
January 30
Data Protection Standards for Genomics Lacking, Privacy Conference Speakers Say
January 30
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January 30
Major Changes Expected for EHR Incentive Program Reporting Requirements in 2015
January 29
Doctor Watson Will See You Now, If IBM Wins Fight With Congress
January 29
OMB Reviewing Final HIPAA Rule on Sharing Mental Health Data for Background Checks
January 29
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January 29
Standards Group Approved to Certify Apps For e-Prescribing of Controlled Substances
January 28
Growth of Non-HIPAA Regulated Health Data May Spark Major Changes, Attorney Says
January 28
FTC Backs Self-Regulation For ‘Internet of Things' Market
January 28
FDA Allows Marketing of Apps That Share Diabetics' Glucose Data With Caregivers
January 28
ONC Names Hospital Exec Chief Medical Officer
January 28
NIST Proposes to Withdraw Six Information Security Standards
January 28
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January 28
AHA Asks House Lawmakers To Expand Proposed Telehealth Bill
January 27
House Panel Releases Draft Language on 21st Century Cures
January 27
ONC Updates Certification Testing Tools, Protocols
January 27
Federal Health IT Advisors to Host Hearing on Future of S&I Framework
January 27
REGULATORY CALENDAR
January 27
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January 27
SOFTWARE Act Would Exempt EHRs, Other Health IT From FDA Regulation
January 26
HHS Announces Plans to Tie Medicare Payments to Quality
January 26
Eight State Legislatures Debate Adoption Of Interstate Medical Licensure Compact
January 26
Doctors Urge Health Commissioner To Delay E-Prescribing Requirements
January 23
Panel: More Care Expected to Take Place in Homes, but Policy Changes Needed
January 23
Disclosure of HIV Diagnosis to Health Agency Didn't Violate Patient's Confidentiality Right
January 23
STATE REGULATIONS—Updated
January 23
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January 23
Physician Groups Call for Big Changes To EHR Certification to Address Safety
January 22
FTC Settlement Against Gamemaker Raises Concerns for Mobile Health App Developers
January 22
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January 22
ONC Hires First Chief Health Information Officer to Head Clinical Standards Effort
January 21
FDA's Draft ‘Wellness' Guidance Potentially Expands the Universe of Unregulated Products
January 21
Groups Urge HHS to Include Device Identifier Requirements in Next Phase of EHR Program
January 21
Oncology Group Launches Electronic Database for Sharing Cancer Treatment Data
January 21
Health IT Doesn't Significantly Improve Physician Care Coordination, Study Says
January 21
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January 21
CMS Failed to Ensure HealthCare.gov Contracts Were Awarded Properly, OIG Says
January 20
Apple Steps Up Lobbying in Washington Amid Push Into Health Apps
January 20
Court Affirms Dismissal of LabMD Complaint Challenging FTC's Data Security Investigation
January 20
Indiana Court Refuses to Alter Judgment Against Walgreen in Privacy Breach Case
January 20