What is HIPAA Compliance?

What is HIPAA Compliance?

HIPAA, the US Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act 1996, establishes the standard for protecting sensitive patient data. Any organisation that deals with protected health information (PHI) must ensure that all the required physical, network, and process security measures are in place and followed. This includes covered entities, anyone who provides treatment, payment and operations […]

H.R. 2577 Secure and Fortify Electronic (SAFE) Data Act

H.R. 2577 Secure and Fortify Electronic (SAFE) Data Act

Summary This US Bill aims to protect consumers by requiring organisations to adopt reasonable security policies and procedures to protect data containing personal information, and to provide for nationwide notice in the event of a security breach. The Bill?would also require organisations to notify affected customers about data breaches. Subject areas Commerce Administrative law and […]