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Friday, April 8, 2011

HIPAA Violation Results in $4.3 Million Fine to Covered Entity

From the Frederick County Times:

Cignet of Prince George’s County Fined $4.3 Million For Violating HIPAA

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has issued a Notice of Final Determination finding that Cignet Health of Prince George’s County, Md., (Cignet) violated the Privacy Rule of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). HHS has imposed a civil money penalty (CMP) of $4.3 million for the violations, representing the first CMP issued by the Department for a covered entity’s violations of the HIPAA Privacy Rule.

http://frederickcountytimes.com/cignet-of-prince-georges-county-fined-4-3-million-for-violating-hippa/1306/


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