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 43: Ransomware Response Planning

After the attack that shut down Hollywood Presbyterian Hospital, it is clear that HIPAA disaster recovery and business continuity plans should include some level of ransomware response planning.   What kinds of issues should you expect and how can you mitigate the...

Ep 42: PHI Locations In Your Organization

Defining PHI locations in your organization is the first step to completing a risk analysis.  It is also the only way to be sure you are protecting the information with proper safeguards.  PHI locations can seem obvious at first thought, but once you begin to consider...

Episode 34: Resolutions for Compliance Officers 2016

Resolutions for 2016 Everybody talks about New Year’s resolutions this time of year.  Here is our list of suggested resolutions for working your compliance program when it isn’t your regular job.  Create a plan to include these resolutions in your 2016...

What is a HIPAA Risk Analysis

Description What a HIPAA Risk Analysis includes and why you need it for your cybersecurity risk management. Glossary CReMaT’ed – Create, Receive, Maintain, Transmit CIA – Confidentiality, Integrity, Availability Links JPP Medical Record OCR Guidance...