As of the middle of June 2020, more than 2.2 million cases of coronavirus had been reported in the United States. On average, more than 30,000 new cases are still reported daily. Lowered quarantine restrictions nationwide have […]
Sexual harassment runs rampant in the workplace, but there are ways to combat the problem while maintaining your dignity. Understanding how to be effective moving forward can help you both personally and professionally. Here […]
Sexual harassment can never be easy. It can be a very confusing time, especially if you feel you do not have any recourse. There are certain things you need to know to make sure […]
HIPAA EXAMS, INC. Earns Accreditation from International Association for Continuing Education Training (IACET)Greg Garner
HIPAA EXAMS, INC. is pleased to announce it achieved accreditation by the International Association for Continuing Education Training (IACET). IACET Accreditation distinguishes organizations that demonstrate quality and excellence in the curriculum design and delivery […]
In late 2018, Anthem Inc., an independent carrier of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, settled two major claims made against them in the wake of a 2015 security breach that exposed the confidential personal […]
Phishing emails were the culprit behind a giant data breach at Children’s Mercy Hospital that led to the theft of 63,049 patients’ confidential information. Although the federal government has not yet sought action in relation to the breach, […]
We’ve all heard the saying, “You are only as strong as your weakest link.” In the ever-growing digital world of healthcare, this is a crucial message. Hackers will look to exploit your most vulnerable […]
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights (OCR) recently released a statement pertaining to a settlement with MAPFRE Life Insurance of Puerto Rico. MAPFRE agreed to a $2.2 million […]
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 […]