When Health & Human services goes after medical institutions for HIPAA violations, ones that comes as a result of not being careful enough with patients personal health information, they're usually going after big-time hospitals. A recent fine levied against Phoenix Cardiac Surgery, P.C. for a HIPAA violation may be a sign that things are changing, and that they're putting smaller practices on notice. To explain the story, we bring in Fox Rothschild's Bill Maruca, author on the firm's HIPAA, HITECH & HIT blog.
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