February 21, 2014

On February 6, 2014, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) published a Final Rule amending regulations implementing the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988 (CLIA) and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). The Final Rule takes effect on April 7, 2014. HIPAA covered entities must comply by October 6, 2014.

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