Federal Guidance on FERPA and HIPAA Released – December 2019 Update

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and U.S. Department of Education have issued a December 2019 update to their “Joint Guidance on the Application of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) to Student Health Records” (the “Joint Guidance”). The Joint [...]