New Jersey plastic surgery provider pays $30K to settle HIPAA case
Becker's Health IT
Village Plastic Surgery has agreed to pay $30,000 to settle a potential violation of the HIPAA Privacy Rule's Right of Access standard.
The Office of Civil Rights said in a March 26 news release that a complaint was filed against the Ridgewood, N.J.-based plastic surgery provider in September 2019. The complaint alleged Village Plastic Surgery failed to respond to a patient's request for medical record access on time in August 2019.
An OCR investigation determined...