Shareholder Chris Dix shared his knowledge and insight regarding “Emerging Issues in Healthcare Technology and HIPPA Compliance” at a recent Jacksonville Bar Health Law Section meeting.
The upcoming year promises to bring new challenges for health-care privacy and compliance professionals seeking to keep pace with a rapidly evolving regulatory landscape marked by hackers and cybercriminals, new regulatory agencies targeting healthcare and new devices collecting health information.
Key emerging issues in healthcare technology include:
- Increasingly sophisticated threat of cyber attacks
- Updated rigorous and documented approach to HIPPA compliance
- Federal Trade Commission oversight to regulate privacy and security practices
- Privacy regulation related to wearable devices
Dix advises clients regarding cybersecurity, data breaches, social media, information governance and compliance with e-discovery rules and disputes.Follow us on for more content updates