Category Archives: Omnibus
MSP’s and Business Associates a must see webinar!
Webinar: Compliance as a Service new revenue streams for MSPs and Business Associates When: Thursday, September 24 at 2PM EST If you are an MSP or business associate working with healthcare providers – this webinar is for you! A panel of industry experts will discuss key tools to expand your portfolio to include ‘Compliance as… Read More »
What message does a $4.5 million fine and prison time send about HITECH and Meaningful Use?
Recently, the former CFO of the Shelby Regional Medical Center, Joe White, has been sentenced to 23 months in federal prison and ordered to pay $4.5 million in restitution. White oversaw the hospital’s implementation of electronic health records (EHR) and was responsible for Meaningful Use attestation to obtain incentive payments. He pleaded guilty to making… Read More »
HIPAA Police –Are They Coming For You?
As reported by Health and Human Services (HHS) HIPAA fines and audits are significantly on the rise. 5% of practices are being audited against the HITECH Act and Omnibus Rule. Are you compliant? “How do all these regulations affect me as a Healthcare Covered Entity or Business Associate?” To answer that question, let’s first look… Read More »
HIPAA Regulations for Radiologists 101
HIPAA regulations are a complex set of rules and regulations that are designed to promote a more patient oriented medical system that enhances patient care. HIPAA regulations that promote the accessibility of medical records to patients and increase the security of electronic patient health information are also included in the HIPAA Omnibus Rule. Radiologists often… Read More »
Do You Know How to Handle a HIPAA Breach?
Tuesday, October 22nd from 2:00 – 3:30 EST The HIPAA Omnibus rule becomes/became effective on September 23, 2013. The consequences for violation are significant. Do you know how to handle a HIPAA breach? This webinar focuses on what you need to do in the event of a HIPAA breach including: • Mandatory notices to patients… Read More »
HIPAA Omnibus deadline is Monday, are you ready?
With the HIPAA Omnibus Rule coming into effect Monday September 23rd organizations and Business Associates are making there last attempts to become HIPAA compliant. We’d love to hear any stories about how you are handling the approaching deadline.