Ariella Michal Medows works in health and educational consulting.

Future Lawyers Should Take Care to Protect Patient Privacy

The 1996 Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) is America’s statutory foundation to ensure patient privacy and the security of protected health information. Patients rely on HIPAA to protect health information communicated during a doctor’s visit. However, that same health information is not similarly protected if patients input or record that information on social […]