Posts by Andrew M. Mar:

    HIPAA & newsgathering

    Journalists throughout the country are wrestling with the impact of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, a federal health-privacy law that went into effect April 14, 2003.1
    Fortunately, HIPAA does not regulate what the news media can report about. Nonetheless, journalists should be prepared to deal with and, if necessary, challenge, the manner in which [...]