Are Your Business Associate Agreements Up to Date? If not, learn a lesson from a recent HIPAA settlement. A press release from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services discussed a potential violation of protected health information (PHI) by Care New England Health System (CNE). Woman & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island (WIH) is […]

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The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Massachusetts recently released a statement containing the sentencing details for three former district managers of the pharmaceutical company Warner Chilcott. Landon Eckles of Huntersville, N.C., Timothy Garcia of Los Gatos, CA, and Jeff Podolsky of East Meadow, N.Y. were sentenced due to committing health care fraud and […]

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The U.S Department of Health and Human Services Office of Civil Rights (OCR) is currently conducting Phase 2 of its audit program to assess covered entities and business associates for compliance with the HIPAA Privacy, Security, and Breach Notification Rules. Those selected for inclusion in the audit are notified via email. However, on November 28th, […]

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HIPAA Exams industry-leading training courses now available through GSA Advantage!® website. Denver, Colorado – August 10, 2016 –  HIPAA Exams, Inc, accredited by ANCC and an SBA 8(a) corporation, has been awarded a five-year, Schedule OOCORP contract with the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA). In awarding the contract, the federal government recognizes HIPAA Exams as a preferred vendor that is […]

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New York, NY, August 10, 2016 — HIPAA Exams, Inc, HIPAA Exams is a professional and management development training company with primary focuses on health care, workplace safety, and legislative compliance. HIPAA Exams is accredited by ANCC and is an SBA 8(a) corporation. The Company offers more than 25 health care-related courses that can be purchased, or leased individually, […]

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Are You Ready for Phase 2 Audits? With Phase 2 of the HIPAA Audit Program officially underway, the HHS Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is demonstrating its continued efforts to ensure that protected health information (PHI) is being properly safeguarded by covered entities and their business associates. Both ebtities and individuals can be held responsible. […]

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On April 21, 2016, our social media feeds, newscasts, and radio broadcasts were inundated with the announcement that the musical legend Prince was found dead. Just as quickly as this news broke, reports also began to surface stating that Prince had received emergency medical treatment for a drug overdose six days prior. The source of […]

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By Erin Azuse, RN BSN  PURPOSE OF COURSE This course is designed to provide Health Care Industry Representatives with a solid understanding of HIPAA legislation. Though Health Care Industry Representatives will have varying levels of access to Protected Health Information, it is extremely important that they understand how to provide for the privacy and security […]

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Ability to host your own courses: Do you have specific courses already developed? We can make them accessible online. You will have the ability to determine who can access them, offer certificates of completion, and track your users’ performance.  View more information at https://www.hipaaexams.com/hospital-vendor-credentialing.

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HIPAA Exams offers a bundle of the courses most commonly required for hospital vendor credentialing. We have now added AdvaMed and PhRMA Code training to the bundle but maintain the $39 bundle price – as low at $19 per user for corporations based on volume. The bundle now consists of the following 12 courses: Online Aseptic Technique […]

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