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A Primer in Four Parts on Breach under HIPAA and HITECH Act Rules: Part 1

June 11, 2015.   In recent posts, HIPAA Safeguard has discussed the critical importance of having cyber security insurance in place and supporting the underwriting process for such insurance by [...]

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AHIMA Survey Indicates Healthcare Industry Lags on Implementing ‘Information Governance Policies and Procedures’

On May 20, 2014, iHealthBeat, a service of the California HealthCare Foundation, published preliminary results from a survey conducted by the American Health Information Management Association [...]

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A Christmas Present to Avoid by Planning Ahead to Achieve HIPAA/HITECH Act Security Compliance

On December 24, 2013, a New England dermatology practice agreed to pay a financial penalty of $150,000 to HHS as part of a resolution agreement and corrective action plan“for not having policies [...]

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The Biggest Risk for Health Care Organizations

“The biggest risk for health care organizations is to not effectively identify, mitigate, manage and finance risks from an enterprise perspective…. An enterprise risk approach will identify for [...]