Banner Health to pay $200K settlement in HIPAA Right of Access case
Becker's Hospital Review
The Office of Civil Rights issued its 14th settlement Jan. 12 for its HIPAA Right of Access Initiative.
Phoenix-based Banner Health, on behalf of Banner Health affiliated covered entities, also called Banner Health ACE, agreed to pay $200,000 to settle potential violations of the HIPAA Privacy Rule's Right of Access standard, which requires healthcare organizations to provide patients with copies of their medical records quickly and at a reasonable cost.
OCR received two complaints against Banner Health ACE alleging violations of...