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Joint breach RA CAP

This is a HIPAA breach resolution agreement.

Final

Issued by: Office for Civil Rights (OCR)

Issue Date: July 06, 1905

Data Breach Results in $4.8 Million HIPAA Settlements

New York and Presbyterian Hospital

New York and Presbyterian Hospital (NYP) has agreed to pay OCR $3,300,000 to settle potential violations of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) Privacy and Security Rules, and will adopt a corrective action plan to evidence their remediation of these findings.

 

Columbia University

Columbia University (CU) has agreed to settle potential violations of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) Privacy and Security Rules, including a $1,500,000 monetary settlement and corrective action plan to address deficiencies in its HIPAA compliance program.



 

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