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HIPAA settlements break records: How hospitals can minimize their liability
The Office of Civil Rights (OCR) at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) just had a record-breaking year of HIPAA enforcement. Because the feds plan to continue this trend, that means hospitals must be vigilant about securing patients health data and regularly remind staff of their responsibilities under the law.