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The employee reportedly told police he stole the equipment because it was easy. By CS Staff · February 23, 2017

The man was on the run for more than a month before being caught by police Tuesday. By CS Staff · February 23, 2017

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act requires all federally covered healthcare entities and associates to follow strict guidelines on the release of protected health information to law enforcement personnel and agencies. In some cases, a subpoena is required while other permissions are based on a patient's actions or statements. In the end, it is up to hospital officials and their business associates to craft patient health data policies that comply with the HIPAA Privacy Rule to avoid fines from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Office for Civil Rights. By Zach Winn · February 21, 2017

Drugs losses at federal hospitals rose tenfold between 2009 and 2015. By CS Staff · February 21, 2017

The nurse has been fired from the hospital and the incident is being investigated by local police. By CS Staff · February 09, 2017

The woman observed surgeries and breached several areas of one hospital. By CS Staff · February 07, 2017

The kidnapping case had perplexed investigators for 18 years. By CS Staff · January 16, 2017

The HIPAA settlement is the first to enforce the notification rule. By CS Staff · January 11, 2017

Kanye West is the latest celebrity to have his medical record privacy violated at the hospital. By CS Staff · December 22, 2016

No one was injured in the hospital shooting and a man is in custody. By CS Staff · December 15, 2016