Tag Archives: Health and Human Services (HHS)

Groups Hit With Record $4.8M HIPAA Fine

May 8, 2014 – To those shirking their HIPAA privacy and security duties: get ready to pay up. That’s the message the Department of Health and Human Services is sending after it set records Wednesday for imposing the largest HIPAA … Continue reading

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U.S. Court in DC Vacates Final Rule on 340B Orphan Drug Exclusion

The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia found May 23 that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) lacked statutory authority to issue a final rule narrowing the exclusion of orphan drugs from the 340B program. The … Continue reading

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