Healthcare Compliance Tips

Healthcare Compliance Tips – Breach Notification

Review the HHS and OIG’s breach notification requirements to ensure HIPPA compliance. Per HIPAA, “a breach is defined as an unauthorized acquisition, access, use, or disclosure […]
Healthcare Compliance Tips

Healthcare Compliance Tips – HIPAA Privacy Officer

Assign an employee or hire a Privacy Officer to develop and monitor your HIPAA-compliant privacy program. Per HIPAA, it is required that privacy personnel are designated […]
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Healthcare Compliance Tips – Patient Requests & Disclosures

Create policies and procedures regarding patient requests and disclosures. Patient requests under HIPAA provide individuals the right, under certain circumstances, to access, inspect and obtain copies […]

Healthcare Compliance Tips – HIPAA’s Marketing Rule

Examine your marketing practices to ensure HIPAA compliance. Did you know HIPAA created limitations around using PHI for marketing purposes?   Under the Privacy Rule, marketing […]