Will New Laws Allow Patients to Cash-In on HIPAA Fines?

This coming November, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is slated to discuss an “advance notice of proposed rulemaking” that is requesting for public input on how OCR could share HIPAA fines with the victims of security breaches. This is not the first time OCR has called this action, as this is the 13th time since fall of 2012 that they [...]