Scheme Nickname: 
HHS Civil Remedies Under HIPPA

This scheme involves the adjudication of civil money penalties proposed by CMS under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). These ALJ decisions may be reviewed by the CMS Administrator or his or her delegate.

Adjudication Levels: 
LevelName of OfficeSub-Agency/Bureau/Division:Are administrative appeals permitted from final decisions at this stage?
Hearing Level
Departmental Appeals Board
Yes (All Types of Cases)
Appeal Level 1
Departmental Appeals Board
Comments/Notes on Adjudication Structure: 
Types of Adjudication: 
Type A
Verified by Agency: 
Not verified
Is this a Major Adjudication: