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US FTC’s updated health-breach notification rule addresses apps, expands requirements

By Jenn Brice
  • 26 Apr 2024 22:46
  • 26 Apr 2024 22:46
Health apps and other technologies will be clearly covered by the US Federal Trade Commission’s updated health breach notification rule, which received final approval from commissioners today.
The HBNR requires entities that handle personal health records (PHR) but aren’t otherwise covered by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act to tell

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Jenn Brice


Jenn is a data privacy and security reporter based in San Francisco. She holds a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Virginia. Before joining MLex, she edited UVA’s independent student newspaper and interned at Morning Brew, where she contributed to emerging tech and marketing newsletters.

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