Ryan S. Higgins
By Ryan S. Higgins on Aug 23, 2022
Posted In Benefit Controversies, Employee Benefits, Health and Welfare Plans
How do organizations go about conducting a Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) security risk analysis (HRSA)? In this Health Law Weekly article, McDermott Partner Ryan S. Higgins provides a step-by-step guide to conducting an HRSA and offers practical guidance to address the key issues effectively. Read more here.
By Edward G. Zacharias, Daniel F. Gottlieb and Ryan S. Higgins on May 26, 2015
Posted In Health and Welfare Plans, Privacy and Data Security
HIPAA covered entities have reported that the HHS Office for Civil Rights recently sent pre-audit screening surveys to a pool of covered entities that may be selected for the previously delayed second phase of HIPAA compliance audits. This On the Subject describes the phase two audit program and identifies steps that covered entities and business...