Common HIPAA Violations to Avoid

Making sure your organization stays HIPAA complaint is an essential part of your risk management strategy. Although you may have policies and procedures in place, have conducted employee training and attempt to stay abreast […]

Mobile Devices and HIPAA Compliance

It’s important to make sure your mobile devices are HIPAA compliant. As technology continues to become an integral part of the healthcare environment, it is common for healthcare professionals to communicate with their colleagues […]

National Patient Safety Goals

The Joint Commission formulated the National Patient Safety Goals as standards to help improve the safety of patients by focusing on problems in healthcare safety and initiatives in place for solving them. These goals […]

HIPAA Enforcement in 2015

HIPAA had significant changes in their leadership and approaches for the Office of Civil Rights (OCR). With that in mind, there will be a lot of activity on the HIPAA homefront this year. The […]

HIPAA and Health Compliance

HIPAA laws continue to be violated with data breaches occurring in covered entities and by their business associates. With so many rules and regulations, and so much data being transmitted and, recorded, can HIPAA […]