HIPAA does not stop health care providers from disclosing patient information to provide better care.
FTC guidance on “active supervision” of state regulatory boards fuels concerns about intrusions on state sovereignty.
Recent Supreme Court decision is a wake-up call for state licensing boards claiming antitrust immunity.
If more health information should be disclosed, federal and state laws should mandate disclosure.
HHS letter clarifies HIPAA’s Privacy Rule and may have the potential to reduce gun violence.
Adoption of new model legislation could improve medical response to public health crises and disasters.
Recent Supreme Court rulings provide insight into variable tort litigation outcomes.
Statutory change will ease medical training and health care delivery by the Department of Defense.