Fine-Tuning the HIPAA Disclosure Rule:

November 21st, 2013

Tiger Team Backs an Incremental Approach

By Marianne Kolbasuk McGee |

A federal advisory panel will recommend that the Department of Health and Human Services take an incremental approach to implementing a revised HIPAA accounting of disclosures rule.

At its Nov. 18 meeting, the Privacy and Security Tiger Team fine-tuned recommendations it plans to make on Dec. 4 to the HIT Policy Committee, which advises the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT.