Tag Archives: HITECH

Clarification of Allowable Medical Records Fees under HITECH Law

The following is a clarification of Allowable Medical Records Fees under HITECH Law. Under the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act, healthcare providers that maintain electronic medical records are required to provide them to third parties, … Continue reading

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Final HITECH Privacy and Security Rule Expected Soon

According to a senior health information technology and privacy specialist at HHS Office for Civil Right (OCR), regulations finalizing the July 14, 2010, proposed rule implementing many of the HITECH Act's privacy, security, and enforcement requirements could be published by … Continue reading

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