• The Impact of HIPAA's Privacy Rule on Employers
  • July 17, 2003
  • Law Firm: Hunton & Williams LLP - Richmond Office
  • Health privacy regulations recently implemented pursuant to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) usher in a new era of regulatory challenges for covered entities that handle "protected health information." For impacted employers, the compliance requirements imposed by the Rule will be substantial. The deadline for compliance is April 14, 2003.