Wednesday Jul 2
Law Professor Blogs Network
Resolution Agreement Remedy HIPAA Violations
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services issued a press release on June 23, 2014 stating that it had reached a Resolution Agreement with Parkview Health System, a nonprofit Indiana health provider.
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Wednesday Jul 2
Area residents named to university boards
Michael Mirro, of Allen County, will serve a three-year term on the Indiana University Board of Trustees.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
WANE-TV Fort Wayne
The Fort Wayne Girls Rock is hosting a self discovery camp.
The Fort Wayne Girls Rock camp is a chance for local girls to learn about college life, academic success and fitness and wellness.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
D'oh! OCR Confirms that Medical Records Should Not be Left in the Driveway
The most recent Office for Civil Rights HIPAA enforcement action serves as an important reminder to health care providers of the security risks associated with a mishandled medical records custody transfer and the risks of leaving paper records in the driveway.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
WLFI-TV West Lafayette
Indiana hospital system agrees to pay federal fine
A northeastern Indiana hospital system has agreed to pay an $800,000 federal fine to settle potential privacy violations stemming from medical records found dumped outside a physician's home.
Parkview Health System agrees to federal fine
"I just want to be good. I want to do this for the right reasons. I want to do this for my family.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Health Data Management
Parkview Health Pays $800K in Medical Records Dumping Case
Guiding Principles of ONC Plan for Full Interoperability : The Office of the National Coordinator for HIT recently released its vision for getting a nationwide interoperable health IT infrastructure during the next decade.
Parkview to pay $800,000 fine for data breach
Parkview Health System Inc. has agreed to pay an $800,000 fine to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Office for Civil Rights to settle potential HIPAA violations related to a medical records breach.
Dropped off boxes cost Parkview an $800,000 HIPAA settlement
In what may be one of the most expensive home deliveries in healthcare regulatory history, employees of Parkview Health System dropped off 71 cardboard boxes of patient medical records in the driveway of a physician's home, and now the provider organization is paying hundreds of thousands of... For the best experience of ModernHealthcare.com on ... (more)