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Opportunity Lost, Lesson Learned: OCR’s $3.2 Million Message to Children’s Medical Center

By on February 2, 2017 in Data Security with 0 Comments

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights (OCR), announced on February 1, 2017, that it imposed a $3.2 million civil money penalty against Children’s Medical Center of Dallas (“Children’s”) for impermissible disclosure of unsecured electronic protected health information (ePHI) and many years of non-compliance with multiple standards of the HIPAA […]


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