Month: June 2019

Breach Notification Times

HIPAA Breach Notification Reporting Times

HIPAA Breach Notification Reporting Times In a recent article I broke down the HIPAA Breach Notification Rule, 45 CFR §§ 164.400-414, into what the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) requires Covered Entities (CEs) AND their third-party vendors, what to do in the event of a breach of unsecured protected health information (PHI). Today I am going a step deeper …

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HIPAA Breach Notification Rule Enforcement

HHS is Not the Only Federal Agency Enforcing HIPAA Breach Notification Rule This week I am breaking down the HIPAA Breach Notification Rule, 45 CFR §§ 164.400-414, directly from Health and Human Services (HHS). HIPAA Breach Notification Rule requires hospitals, insurance companies, healthcare providers and their third-party vendors provide notification following a breach of unsecured protected health information (PHI). …

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