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HIPAA Final Omnibus Rule Brings “Sweeping Changes” to the Health Care Industry

Posted in Hospitals, Physicians and Group Practices, Regulations

The long wait for the HIPAA Final Omnibus Rule is finally over, and it covers a broad range of HIPAA issues, including: The Breach Notification Rule; The HIPAA Enforcement Rule, implementing changes mandated by the HITECH Act; The Privacy and Security Rules, implementing changes mandated by the HITECH Act, as well as other changes to… Continue Reading