Alisa Chestler

Alisa Chestler

Baker Donelson

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Act Imposes New Information Security and Management Requirements on All Florida Businesses

On June 20, 2014, and in the wake of several high profile data breaches, Governor Rick L. Scott signed into law the Florida Information Protection Act of 2014 (FIPA), which will replace Florida's existing data breach...more

6/24/2014 - Data Breach Data Protection Information Governance

The Heartbleed Bug's Impact on EHR Systems

As reported in the media, a serious vulnerability in the popular OpenSSL cryptographic software library, called the Heartbleed bug, was recently discovered. This vulnerability permits the theft of information, including...more

4/29/2014 - Cybersecurity EHR Heartbleed

HHS's New Security Risk Tool for HIPAA Compliance

On March 28, 2014, the HHS Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC), in conjunction with the HHS Office for Civil Rights (OCR), released a Security Risk Assessment tool (SRA tool) to assist...more

4/1/2014 - Compliance Cybersecurity Data Breach Data Protection HHS HIPAA OCR

HHS Issues Guidance on Permitted Remuneration for Prescription Refill Reminders in the Absence of Patient Authorization

On September 19, the Health and Human Services Department (HHS) issued guidance on the effect of the January 25, 2013 Final Rule provision about remuneration related to prescription refill reminders and medication adherence...more

9/27/2013 - Compliance HHS HIPAA HIPAA Omnibus Rule Refill Reminders Remuneration

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