Latest HIPAA breaches and security news

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was enacted in 1996 to help safeguard the healthcare information of US residents.

However, as the HIPAA breach examples below will testify, there’s clearly more work to be done.

Recent HIPAA breaches in the news have revealed record fines and settlements for healthcare organizations, and this shows no sign of slowing any time soon.

Check out the articles below for the latest HIPAA news and HIPAA violation cases impacting US healthcare organizations and the patients they serve.