Elizabeth G. Litten

Fellow Fox Rothschild LLP Partner (and former hospital system General Counsel) Salvatore J.  Russo generously contributed this post.

Some twenty-three years ago, the first well-publicized incident of the re-identification of
Continue Reading Does the HIPAA Concept of De-identification Serve to Adequately Protect the Privacy of all Personal Health Information?

The answer to this question has changed yet again. I’ve blogged on this topic several times in the past (see here, here and here), and described the question
Continue Reading Tell Me Again: What Can Covered Entities (or their Business Associates) Charge for Medical Records Requests?