David Szabo, Co-Chair of Locke Lord’s Health Care practice and a Partner in the Firm’s Boston office, was a guest on Point-of-Care Partners’ podcast, “The Dish on Health IT.” Szabo served as a guest commentator for the episode discussing the intersection of health care IT and the law. Part 1 of this two-part series covers:
- Compliance with CMS/ONC rules and consequences of non-compliance
- Information blocking: what is it and what happens if you do it?
- What are the implications for patients consenting to share data with 3rd party apps outside of HIPAA?
- Telehealth during COVID-19: relaxed regulations and waivers, mandated reimbursement rates, loosening practice borders, vendor preferences, increased usage and the potential for fraud
To listen to the full episode, click here.