The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is asking input on information collection regulations for how energy companies secure bulk electric systems while its CIO speculated earlier this month that regulated energy utilities will likely need to follow recent government actions around implementing zero trust architectures.
The FTC Health Breach Notification Rule was enacted 10 years ago to protect the privacy and security of consumer health data not covered by HIPAA, but it was never enforced. A policy decision enacted on Sept. 15 will change that.
HHS OCR announced it reached an $80,000 settlement with Children's Hospital & Medical Center over potential HIPAA Right of Access failures. It’s the 20th settlement made under its access rights’ initiative.