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HIPAA Lessons from the Warner Chilcott Settlement

Last week, the US Attorney’s Office in Boston announced that drug company Warner Chilcott agreed to plead guilty to health care fraud and pay $125 million to resolve criminal and civil liability arising out of allegations involving the promotion of … Continue reading

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OCR Sends Message About Risk Analysis With HIPAA Settlement

The University of Washington Medicine (UWM) agreed to a $750,000 civil monetary penalty and corrective action plan (CAP) with OCR over a potential HIPAA violation, according to a statement released by HHS. UWM is the latest in a string of … Continue reading

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