Monthly Archives: October 2006

Hipaa Compliance is Stalled

Hipaa was supposed to be a good thing when it was first created but since then it seems to be more of a nightmare. I think the reason for that is businesses and medical industries are not following it in many cases. It’s there for our privacy but as we know only to well, there…

HIPAA Hidden Consequences

HIPAA was passed in 1996 to help protect a patients privacy and private medical files. However when it comes to patient cancer trials, even when the doctors have a patients approval to get their records, the hospitals are reluctant to release the information. This has caused less cancer patients to be accepted in trial studies…