The highly regulated health care industry must contend with an ever-changing array of mandates from the state and federal governments. In this section, stories cover a broad range of laws that affect privacy and security of health information, the use of medical devices, and initiatives requiring data reporting for quality purposes. In addition, health care reform topics such as accountable care organizations and health insurance exchanges are covered here.


Are You Ready for New HIPAA Audits?

Nationwide Listening Sessions Seek Community Feedback on Health Data

CDC, ONC Target EHR-Based Ebola Screening

New Investment Help Coming to Medicare ACOs

ONC Gives Public First Look at Draft Interoperability Roadmap

AMA Gives CMS a Roadmap to Save MU

Possible Hack of Vendor-Operated Server Affects 4,500

New Privacy Officer at ONC

CHS Faces More Legal Challenges Following Huge Breach

Early Work Starts on HIT Safety Center

ONC Annual Report to Congress Cites HIT Progress, Barriers

Maximizing Data Assets for Accountable Care

Feds to Address Medical Device Cybersecurity

HIEs Continue to Face Barriers to Interoperability

New E-Script Standard Comes to Long-Term Care

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