Kaiser hospital hit with another fine for privacy violation – FierceHealthIT

The California Department of Public Health issued an administrative penalty of $187,500 this week against the facility after concluding that the hospital didn’t do enough to protect patient health information. Bellflower Hospital was previously slapped with a $250,000 fine in May for violations taking place in mid-March during Nadya Suleman’s inpatient stay.

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