Provisions of HIPAA Final Regulations that may be of particular interest to group health plans include

EBIA Weekly 1/24/13 Privacy and Security Rule Modifications. — Business associates are directly subject to the security rule requirements (including administrative, physical, and technical safeguards, Continue Reading →

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Revised HIPAA Privacy Forms Compliance Package Now Available for Employer Group Health Plans

From the Desk of Larry Grudzien On January 17, 2013, the Department of Health and Human Services released final regulations which provided sweeping changes to Continue Reading →

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Business Associate Contracts SAMPLE BUSINESS ASSOCIATE AGREEMENT PROVISIONS (Published January 25, 2013)

Introduction A “business associate” is a person or entity, other than a member of the workforce of a covered entity, who performs functions or activities Continue Reading →

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eflex Education Seminar Series on Defined Contribution: Pre-taxing Non-Group Insurance. Is It Possible?

Technorati Tags: seminar,webinar,webcast,consumer directed plans,consumerism,pre-tax health insurance Yes, No, Maybe? There seems to be several "schemes" available to agents for employers to drop their group Continue Reading →

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Red Flag Rules for HIPAA Delayed Once Again

Technorati Tags: hipaa,red flag rules,privacy,health privacy From the Kilpatrick Stockton Health and Welfare Team: The FTC Red Flags Rule was scheduled to go into effect Continue Reading →

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New HSA Comparable Rules, Cap on FSAs, HIPAA Compliance Webinar

New HSA Comparable Final Regulations   Senate Finance Committee Releases on Cap for Flexible Spending Plans   HIPAA Breach Seminar on 9-22-09 1.00 pm EST    Continue Reading →

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