Erik Decker HICP Discussion Part 2

Today we share part 2 of our Erik Decker HICP discussion.  Learn about more free planning and management tools for small and medium organizations in today’s HICP discussion. The 405(d) Task Group has more work to do so learn ways you can help spread the word about...

Talking HICP with Erik Decker Part 1

We covered the release of HICP or Health Industry Cybersecurity Practices: Managing Threats and Protecting Patients back in Feb in the episode we called 5 Threats and 10 Protection Practices – Ep 189.  HICP has now been out for a bit and the next phases of the project...

HIPAA Penalties Due To Disarray

HIPAA penalties are always discussed in training and presentations about HIPAA.  Those discussions are usually more about an overview of what is in the law than actual information on how the law is applied.  HIPAA penalties are really not seen often.  Civil money...

HIPAA is the Floor

The annual conference hosted by NIST and OCR Safeguarding Health Information: Building Assurance through HIPAA Security and the repeated message on day one of the conference was “HIPAA is the floor” which started with OCR Dir Severino’s keynote. We always get...

Tales From The Dark Side Of HIPAA

As is our custom, each year we have a halloween-themed episode. This year we are thrilled to bring you several very real Tales From The Dark Side Of HIPAA.  Thanks to our friend, Jack Rhysider from DarkNet Diaries for recording our haunting lead-in! 0.75x 1x 1.25x...

Social Media and PHI as Oil is to Water

Social media and PHI get the OCR spotlight in the latest settlement announced.  Reading these settlement agreements provides the best guidance from OCR which is why we always take the time to get those details for you.  How much have you considered about your social...