HIPAA Access Logs Audits

Recently, we ended up in several discussions about HIPAA access logs and what they really require with our clients. As per usual, any topic that comes up multiple times in my “real job” becomes a discussion for HMWH.  So, today we are talking about HIPAA...

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 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...

Podcast Ep 40 – Creating HIPAA Training Programs

For our 40th episode it is time we show some Valentine’s Day love to our listeners and share our tips on Creating HIPAA Training Programs.  It’s our training loovvveee episode. All compliance programs require proper training of the workforce.  You can have...

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...