HIPAA

Staying on the right side of the law. Updates health care privacy and security rules and regulations.

  • HIPAA and the coronavirus

    HIPAA and the coronavirus

    HIPAA and public health emergencies: updates from the OCR

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  • Case briefs — HIPAA

    Case briefs — HIPAA

    Case studies about violations of HIPAA privacy rules.

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  • Practice fined for response to social media review

    Practice fined for response to social media review

    Dallas dental practice fined $10,000 after publishing PHI in response to a patient review on Yelp

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  • Texting patients while staying HIPAA compliant

    Texting patients while staying HIPAA compliant

    How to text patients and colleagues without violating the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act.

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  • MD Anderson wins appeal of $4.3 million HIPAA penalty

    MD Anderson wins appeal of $4.3 million HIPAA penalty

    The Fifth Circuit Court disagreed with the OCR’s interpretation of the encryption and disclosure provisions.

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  • Cyber insurance, Part 2: What are the potential costs of cyber risk?25:47

    Cyber insurance, Part 2: What are the potential costs of cyber risk?

    This webinar discuss cyber risks such as: business interruption; regulatory fines and penalties; recovering data that is compromised; and notifying patients about a privacy breach.

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  • An interview with cyber attorney, Adrian Senyszyn55:43

    An interview with cyber attorney, Adrian Senyszyn

    Cyber attorney Adrian Senyszyn addresses frequently asked questions about cyber security and current threats to practices, HIPAA compliance, and breach investigations.

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  • Charging for copies of medical records: Rules released

    Charging for copies of medical records: Rules released

    The amount you can charge for supplying copies of medical records has changed, according to new guidance from the OCR.

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  • The Internet of Things

    The Internet of Things

    Connected devices generate and store data, posing serious security and privacy concerns. Learn how to stay safe within the internet of things.

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  • Release of medical records webinar — key takeaways and resources

    Release of medical records webinar — key takeaways and resources

    A summary from the webinar “Release of medical records: Review of hot topics” presented on May 26, 2020.

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  • OCR to waive potential HIPAA penalties during COVID-19 emergency

    OCR to waive potential HIPAA penalties during COVID-19 emergency

    HHS OCR announced it will waive potential HIPAA penalties against health care providers using telehealth services to care for patients during the COVID-19 national emergency.

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  • Coronavirus: Answers to your risk management questions

    Coronavirus: Answers to your risk management questions

    On-demand webinar discussing: HIPAA and patient privacy; sharing PHI with public health authorities; and preparing for coronavirus in your practice.

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  • It’s time for your annual HIPAA checkup38:00

    It’s time for your annual HIPAA checkup

    A discussion about how to complete an annual HIPAA compliance checkup.

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  • Law enforcement exceptions to HIPAA

    Law enforcement exceptions to HIPAA

    If you suspect one of your patients may harm himself or others, can you report your suspicions to the police without violating patient privacy?

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  • Budgeting for HIPAA and cyber security33:17

    Budgeting for HIPAA and cyber security

    In this webinar recording, we share valuable tips for how to build an appropriate HIPAA and cyber security budget for your health care organization.

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  • Auditing information systems activity36:06

    Auditing information systems activity

    As cyber criminals attempt to gain access to your network, an audit of your IT systems is critically important in keeping your network safe. During this interactive, fast-paced session, our experts:

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  • Surviving an OCR investigation22:41

    Surviving an OCR investigation

    Hear from a Texas physician about his practice's OCR investigation and how it was resolved.

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  • Guidelines for the release of medical records

    Guidelines for the release of medical records

    It is imperative to have a system in place that allows the release of complete, legible, and organized records from your medical office.

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  • How to dispose of storage devices containing PHI and other sensitive data

    How to dispose of storage devices containing PHI and other sensitive data

    Improper disposal of electronic devices and media puts the information stored on those devices at risk for a breach. And when devices contain protected health information (PHI), it puts your patient’s

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  • Reporter 2017 Pediatrics

    Reporter 2017 Pediatrics

    Failure to obtain parental consent for circumcision; HIPAA and patient privacy

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