• What Every Covered Entity Needs To Know About CMS's Approach to HIPAA Security Enforcement
  • March 1, 2005
  • Law Firm: Nixon Peabody LLP - New York Office
  • The April 20 deadline for HIPAA security compliance is right around the corner and the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is getting ready to put on its security enforcement hat. Will CMS take a proactive or reactive approach to violations? Will it give providers any grace period? Will it take "good faith efforts" into account, like it did for HIPAA Code Set enforcement?