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OCR Priorities for 2019-2020

In the recent HIPAA conference organized by the Office of Civil Rights (OCR) and National Institute of Standards and[…]

New HHS Rule for better patient data access

New Rule for Interoperability, Information Blocking, and the ONC Health IT Certification Program The US Department of[…]

HIPAA Enforcement: The future of HIPAA penalty caps and limits, and regulatory actions on failure to comply with breach notification rules

Caps on HIPAA penalties restrict OCR's ability to enforce proportionately OCR Director Roger Severino said at the 2018[…]

What you should know about THE HIPAA PRIVACY RULE

Does the HIPAA Privacy rule affect you?   You should be familiar with the Health Insurance Portability and[…]

10 Steps to help prevent Breaches of PHI

You may have heard of healthcare organizations struggling to comply with HIPAA. The Health Insurance Portability[…]

Do Dentists need to comply with HIPAA?

In April 2018, a dental office in New Jersey, Michael Gruber, DMD, PA reported that their computers were hacked and[…]

Understanding the HIPAA Security Rule: Part III – Administrative Safeguards

In the final post of this blog series, we will cover the Administrative Safeguards required for covered entities as set[…]

HIPAA Training is not HIPAA Compliance

We hear from so many doctors’ and dentists’ offices that they are “HIPAA-compliant” because they have completed the[…]

HHS provides humane relief from HIPAA sanctions and penalties after a disaster

In the wake of a severe disaster and/ or a declared emergency, Health and Human Services (HHS) may decide to waive[…]