Privacy, Device ID Rules on HHS Docket
The Department of Health and Human Services expects in March 2011 to publish a final rule to modify the HIPAA privacy, security and enforcement rules to comply with provisions of the HITECH Act. HHS also plans in June 2011 to publish a proposed rule to establish a unique identification system for medical devices.
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