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Talking Pop Health Episode 9: Aaron Newman and Hector Torres of FocalPoint Partners

Eric Tower July 14, 2020

Talking Pop Health: Host Eric Tower is joined this week by Hector Torres and Aaron Newman of FocalPoint Partners, which provides strategic and financial advisory services to health care organizations of all sizes and types. READ MORE

Population health, care coordination, and HIPAA: Do you need patient authorization or a business associate agreement?

Tonya Oliver Rose March 5, 2020
Stethoscope over a laptop computer keyboard

As more health care entities implement population health and care coordination initiatives, questions arise concerning the application of HIPAA to such efforts. Although HIPAA applies to protected health information used and shared by covered entities in connection with population health activities, in many circumstances HIPAA permits the use and sharing of such PHI without patient authorization or business associate agreements. READ MORE