As some of you know, this week is JCEB week here in DC, when the Joint Committee on Employee Benefits meets with all the agencies. This morning we met with HHS Office of Civil Rights, discussing important issues under the HIPAA privacy and security rules. I want to thank the OCR staff for making this such a productive meeting. They really put a lot of time and effort into these meetings, even though they are not required to do so. The Q&As take some time to filter out onto the JCEB website, but I'm sure they will be available hopefully late summer.
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