Cancer Center Hit with $4.3 Million Texas HIPAA Fine

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) announced that they issued The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center (MD Anderson) a $4.3 million Texas HIPAA violation fine for three different security breaches that occurred between 2012 and 2013. In an uncharacteristic enforcement action, the case was put before the HHS Administrative Law Judge (ALJ). The ALJ ruled in [...]