Posts Tagged: #HIPAA

A former EHR tech was sentenced to 12 years in prison for using patient data to commit fraud and launder money. This serves as a reminder to all practices to ensure that you have business associate agreements and other protections in place. We can help your practice get up to date and prepared to minimize… Read the rest »

Federal prosecutors are utilizing HIPAA subpoenas more frequently to be able to enforce healthcare laws. We can help your practice get up to date and prepared to minimize breach risks from third-party vendors. Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click here). HIPAA… Read the rest »

Covered entities have long been aware of HIPAA requirements, but are you aware of the requirements as they pertain to telehealth, health apps and connected devices? We can help your practice get up to date and prepared to minimize breach risks from third-party vendors. Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters… Read the rest »

The government is continuing to audit healthcare practices regarding compliance. It is essential that you are up to date on your compliance training and that you are routinely utilizing your compliance plan. We can help your practice get up to date and prepared to minimize breach risks from third-party vendors. Subscribe to stay current and… Read the rest »

Breaches and cybercrime have skyrocketed in the wake of COVID-19, especially in healthcare. It’s essential that you take steps now to protect your practice’s protected health information (PHI). We can help your practice stay on top of the latest health care news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on… Read the rest »

Unfortunately, a single employee can cost you your patients, your reputation, and large expenses in fines and penalties. Mistakes or bad acts by one employee can even force you to shut your doors for good. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay… Read the rest »

Over the past year, ransomware attacks have skyrocketed and experts worry the trend will continue. Hackers took advantage of the COVID-19 pandemic and utilized ransomware to lock healthcare entities out of their systems, EHRs, files and patient data in demand for hefty ransoms. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Canada pauses AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine use for those under 55, wants new risk analysis Reuters Following reports of bleeding, blood clots and death in young European women, Canada will require a new risk analysis. New… Read the rest »