What Is HIPAA Compliance?

Healthcare organizations are under increased scrutiny when it comes to HIPAA compliance. This is due to the changing regulatory environment surrounding healthcare and data privacy.HIPAA is crucial to organizational integrity. Unfortunately, most organizations easily […]

What does HIPAA stand for?

HIPPA is the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, enacted by the U.S. Congress in 1996. The purpose was to improve how healthcare entities protect sensitive patient information. Since this time, new rules were […]

What is the HIPAA privacy rule?

This rule, designed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), implements the requirement of HIPAA in addressing the use and disclosure of individuals’ health information called protective health information, or PHI […]