On July 19, 2016, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) issued a report to Congress titled Examining Oversight of the Privacy & Security of Health Data Collected by Entities Not Regulated by HIPAA. The report was written in collaboration with the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) and the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC). It addresses the lack of guidance around health information that is used by health entities not currently covered by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). The full report can be found below, or by clicking here.
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