HIPAA does not go far enough to protect health-related information inferred from location data collected by cellphones.
Recent changes to patient right of access policies could open the door to increased privacy challenges.
A comprehensive legal mandate for health data holders could better protect electronic health information.
HIPAA has delivered meaningful benefits to consumers but still needs updating to address new and emerging privacy challenges.
To commemorate the 25th anniversary of HIPAA’s passage, leading scholars explore the law’s impact on privacy and health care.
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Scholar claims that regulatory sandboxes such as emergency use authorizations boost innovation, but at a cost.
FDA warns consumers to protect themselves from a known carcinogen in hair smoothing products.
Scholars examine the effectiveness of the contentious 340B Drug Pricing Program.
COVID-19 highlights a blood donation deferral policy that clashes with modern science.
Government watchdog finds that FDA is not properly inspecting imported seafood.
State policies create and exacerbate barriers to access rural health care.