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HIPAA Turns 10: Analyzing the Past, Present, and Future Impact

8 Pages Posted: 6 Apr 2013 Last revised: 30 Apr 2013

Daniel J. Solove

George Washington University Law School

Date Written: April 4, 2013

Abstract

This essay, written in a journalistic style, examines HIPAA over the past decade. The essay discusses the creation of HIPAA, the evolution of HHS enforcement, the impact of the HITECH Act, and the overall influence and effect of HIPAA on healthcare providers and organizations using medical data. Professor Solove combines analysis with interviews of key regulators and practitioners.

Keywords: HIPAA, medical privacy, health privacy, security, privacy, HITECH

Suggested Citation

Solove, Daniel J., HIPAA Turns 10: Analyzing the Past, Present, and Future Impact (April 4, 2013). 84 Journal of AHIMA 22-28 (2013); GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-75; GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-75. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2245022

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