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Last week the U.S. Department of Health and Human Service Office For Civil Rights (“OCR”) rolled out a..
The KRACK WIFI vulnerability was announced by security researchers and the US-CERT today. This vulnerability can affect every modern WIFI network and..
The American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) Convention and Exhibit is taking place this year in Los Angeles. This annual five-day..
Storing Protected Health Information (“PHI”) in the cloud can be a very useful thing for covered entities and business associates. As we know, HIPAA..
In the wake of two damaging hurricanes, the topic of emergency preparedness is at the top of mind for many Covered Entities and Business Associates...
One of the most common questions I hear is, “Can I send patient information to…” with a plethora of situations and organizations completing that..
As a Covered Entity or a Business Associate, you know you need Business Associate Agreements with entities that perform a service or a function for you..
Most people in the industry believe HIPAA requires notification of a breach to the federal government and affected individuals within 60 days of discovery..