NACUA's Legal Resources staff summarizes current higher education cases and developments and provides the full text of selected cases to members. New cases and developments are archived here for up to 12 months. Cases provided by Fastcase, Inc.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (DHHS) HIPAA Breach Portal has been updated. The Portal includes a list of breaches of unsecured protected health information affecting over 500 individuals in the past 24 months. These breaches are currently under investigation by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights. A separate tab labeled “Archive” contains all breach reports that have been resolved or are over 24 months old.