Small Office HIPAA Compliance

We often talk about doing the “work” of compliance. Some people seem to have the attitude that all I need to do some is annual staff training and hand out a Notice of Privacy Practices to do small office HIPAA compliance. When we try to explain there is...

Ep 47: Latest HIPAA Buzz

The latest HIPAA buzz about things like Interoperability, Data Governance, Patient Access Rights, and, of course, OCR random audits.  Donna attended HIMSS and the National HIPAA Summit recently.  In this episode, we discuss what Donna noted as the latest HIPAA buzz...

Ep 41: HIPAA Compliant Vendor, Trust But Verify

Trust but verify is the new standard when it comes to Business Associate relationships today. They must sign a BAA but you really need to ask some questions to confirm those BAs understand and are doing the things they have agreed to do for you. Today, we are...