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State Data Breach Notification Matrix Update – Texas and Connecticut

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It’s time for an updated version of our “Mintz Matrix” – the Mintz Levin matrix of state data security breach notification laws.   We update this matrix quarterly, or as developments dictate. The Fall 2012 version can be found  at Data Breach Notification Matrix In this update, we call particular attention to changes in the following… Continue Reading

New Texas Electronic Health Record Law Exceeds HIPAA Requirements

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Written by Dianne Bourque Texas covered entities (health care providers, health insurers and clearinghouses) and other entities that use and disclose PHI of Texas residents using electronic health records (EHRs) face new risks and stringent requirements under HB300, a new Texas privacy law.  The new law, which is effective September 1, 2012, is more stringent… Continue Reading