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HIPAA TIP TUESDAY

HIPAA TIP: Compliance for Your Organization

August 15, 2023

In healthcare your organization must comply with the laws that regulate this industry. Everyone in a healthcare organization must adhere to the requirements established by the government. Some of the…

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HIPAA TIP: Facility Security Plan

August 8, 2023

A Facility Security Plan is documentation outlining implementation of practices ensuring an organization is conducting business in compliance with HIPAA regulations and policies. The purpose of this policy is to…

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HIPAA TIP: HIPAA Compliance

August 1, 2023

Why is this such a mystery for many healthcare companies? And why do so many shy away from improving the organization’s security posture? HIPAA Compliance is about aligning values associated…

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HIPAA TIP: HIPAA Security Awareness Training

July 25, 2023

Why is it so important to educate staff, physicians, owners and third parties – Business Associates and their subcontractors – on protecting and securing patients’ medical information, either in paper…

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HIPAA TIP: Email Phishing

July 18, 2023

Human behavior makes phishing attacks successful. Here’s a scenario: you’re down to the wire for paying your online bills, or you’re at work and processing some billing claims for patient…

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HIPAA TIP: Cybersecurity Tips

July 11, 2023

Cybersecurity best practices help individuals and organizations implement measures to defend themselves and manage cyber risks. Start with a foundation that includes identifying, assessing and responding to risks, the likelihood…

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HIPAA TIP: Passwords

June 27, 2023

Weak passwords are the weak link in the chain – and easily guessable by hackers. Think about it: my name, my address, kids’ or pets’ names, part of or all…

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HIPAA TIP: 2023 HIPAA Changes

June 20, 2023

HHS Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is expected to present updates to the HIPAA Rules some time in 2023. Guidance was issued in 2022 and it is more than likely…

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HIPAA TIP: Business Associates

June 13, 2023

A Business Associate “is a person or entity that performs certain functions or activities that involve the use or disclosure of Protected Health Information (PHI) on behalf of, or provides…

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