Commentary on “Electronic Communication of Protected Health Information: Privacy, Security, and HIPAA Compliance”
CLP Partners Susan Feingold Carlson and Jed Mandel recently published an article outlining the legal issues surrounding electronic communication of protected health information in the peer reviewed Journal of Hand Surgery
published by the American Society of Surgery of the Hand. The article provides an overview of HIPAA’s privacy and security issues relating to text messaging of such information and offers a number of “tips” to follow to minimize liability. Click here
for the full article.