hipaa security rules enforcement

Navigating New OCR Guidance on Ransomware: 4 Critical Takeaways

The verdict is in: after much deliberation, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) confirmed that a ransomware attack should be classified as a breach of electronic protected health information (ePHI) under HIPAA, unless there is substantial evidence to the contrary. As we touched on in our previous blog, the OCR… Read More

How to Manage Cyber Health Risk: Delta Risk Execs Offer Their Insights in Health Law Handbook

Joseph Abrenio, Delta Risk VP of Commercial Services, and Chris Evans, Delta Risk VP of Solutions, have co-authored the chapter “Cyber Health Crisis: How to Manage the Risk” for the 2016 edition of the Health Law Handbook. The Delta Risk VPs collaborated with Quarles & Brady Partner Jennifer L. Rathburn to develop a cyber security chapter focused on… Read More