You need to know how to avoid being low hanging fruit in terms of audit risk as well as being sued by individuals who have had their PHI wrongfully discloses due to bad IT practices.
Description: This two-day seminar will get into the fine details of what we need to do and how to do it. We will go point by point through the entire HIPAA Security Rule and uncover simple methods to comply and create policy. The primary goal is to ensure everyone is well educated on what is […]
This 6-hour seminar will be addressing how practice/business managers (or compliance offers) need to get their HIPAA house in order before the imminent audits occur. It will also address major changes under the Omnibus Rule and any other applicable updates for 2018. Areas also covered will be texting, email, encryption, medical messaging, voice data and risk factors […]
The social interactions that must be expected, the nature of the regulatory requirements and the nature of work that the laboratory performs will be discussed.
Audits and enforcement will be explained, as well as privacy and security breaches and how to prevent them.
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The internal audit checklist for HIPAA is one of the primary elements of HIPAA implementation. The passage of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) by the U.S. Congress in 1996 was aimed at regulating the way and process by which healthcare institutions across the country reveal the medical information of their patients. The […]
Patrick McMullan will speak on how the microchip technology has impacted the employee experience and workplace productivity at Three Market Square — and address concerns about privacy, GPS tracking, and worker satisfaction. [Illustration: Aelitta/istockphoto] by Amy Wolff Sorter • Oct 3, 2017 What if your employer asked you to implant a microchip under your skin […]
After natural disasters, HHS sometimes waives certain HIPAA privacy rule requirements. That’s not usually the case after man-made disasters, such as Sunday night’s massacre in Las Vegas, where more than 50 were killed and hundreds were wounded after a gunman opened fire at a music festival. Because the HIPAA privacy rule already allows information disclosure […]
A look at the nature and numbers of HIPAA breaches over just the couple of years makes stark reading: On the one hand, in terms of numbers; 2016, with about 16 million records breached was a pretty good year compared to the previous year, in which about seven times that number, more than 113 million, […]