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Why HIPAA Compliance Training is Important

October 21st, 2015|Categories: HIPAA Training|

Why HIPAA Compliance Training is Important HIPAA Compliance is an ongoing process and one of the most important aspects of it is making sure that your staff members participate in compliance training and awareness program regularly. All covered entity under HIPAA, are required by law to provide training resources for all members of their [...]

HIPAA Rules: Back to the Basics

October 7th, 2015|Categories: HIPAA Privacy|

HIPAA Rules: Back to the Basics The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) is a complex piece of legislation that has undergone many additions and revisions since it was signed into law in 1996. The task of ensuring HIPAA compliance may seem overwhelming as a result. For that reason, it is often beneficial [...]

HIPAA Privacy Rule: Reviewing the Fundamentals

October 7th, 2015|Categories: HIPAA Compliance Requirements, HIPAA Privacy, Notice of Privacy Practices|

HIPPA Privacy Rule: Reviewing the Fundamentals Almost 20 years ago, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act was signed into law to provide for the continuity of individuals’ health insurance coverage and to increase the efficiency of the health care system. Over that time, much attention has been focused on the HIPAA Privacy Rule. [...]

HHS OCR’s Phase II of HIPAA Compliance Audit Program

September 2nd, 2015|Categories: News|

HHS OCR's Phase II of HIPAA Compliance Audits The HIPAA Information Security Assurance Conference was held in Washington, DC by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Civil Rights (OCR) on September 2nd & 3rd of 2015. The conference started with an opening speech given by OCR Director Jocelyn Samuels. She discussed a [...]