If you had a breach in 2017 that affected less than 500 individuals, the deadline to notify the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”)..
I frequently write about HIPAA enforcement by the Office for Civil Rights at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services ("OCR"). However, there..
A recent survey indicated some interesting trends in ransomware attacks against small-to-medium size businesses (“SMBs”). According to the survey of..
Having patients access their health records has important clinical benefits, which is a significant reason why it is a right patients are provided in ..
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..
Do you know exactly where that PHI is stored by the cloud provider? In some instances the cloud storage vendor might store, backup, or process the PHI..
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...