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March 30, 2012  8:36 AM

The ABCs of federal regulation for mobile devices in health care



Posted by: AnneSteciw
FCC, FDA, FTC, medical device security, mobile device management, NIST, Office for Civil Rights

If it takes a village of federal agencies to raise the HITECH Act, it takes an alphabet soup of national departments to regulate the use of mobile devices in health care. During the...

July 28, 2010  9:23 AM

FTC, HHS tag-team on Rite Aid for HIPAA violations



Posted by: DonFluckinger
FTC, FTC Act, hhs, HIPAA, HIPAA violations, privacy, Rite aid, security

Rite Aid Corp. agreed to pay $1 million to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for HIPAA violations stemming from it tossing pill bottles containing patient information into unsecured dumpsters outside its...


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