HHS Emphasizes Contingency Planning in Promoting PrepareAthon! National Day of Action on April 30

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is promoting PrepareAthon! National Day of Action on April 30 with an emphasis on health care providers meeting the HIPAA Security Rule requirement for Contingency Plans. In an April 11, 2014  press release, HHS announced the PrepareAthon! as a campaign to ensure every community’s ability to withstand disaster.  While much of the press release encourages individuals and communities to participate, the press release also announces the HHS Office of the National Coordinator… Read More >