What You Need to Know About the New HITECH Omnibus Rule: Your Clients’ Obligations and Your Ethical Obligations as an Attorney

Nashville Council of Health Care Attorneys



Tuesday, March 05, 2013
6:00 AM-6:00 AM

Community Health Systems
4000 Meridian Boulevard
Franklin, TN 37067

Daniel F. Murphy, partner in the firm's Birmingham office, was a co-presenter at the Nashville Council of Health Care Attorneys breakfast meeting. This presentation focused on the expanded obligations that covered entities and business associates face under the final HITECH Omnibus Rule. The presenters discussed the changes to the HIPAA Privacy, Security, and Breach Notification, and Enforcement Rules and actionable items for healthcare providers and health plans (as well as the ethical obligations of attorneys and law firms that maintain protected health information on their behalf).

The event was co-sponsored by Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP & Bass Berry Sims PLC.