HIPAA

Your Healthcare Technology Guide to HIPAA Requirements

If you work in the field of healthcare technology, it’s imperative that you stay up to date on the latest HIPAA requirements. This can be a challenge. They’ve recently updated, which means rules and regulations you’ve been abiding by may look slightly different than in the past. From new incentives to the 2020 CARES act,

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Health Data Privacy And HIPAA

The protection of medical records’ anonymity is of the most significant concern. Healthcare organizations must be HIPAA compliant to protect personal patients’ data. This applies to workflows, physical access. The software is covered to a lesser extent, so HIPAA Compliance Checklist for Software with a description is sufficient. For instance, HIPAA is complemented by the Health Information

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HIPAA Privacy Rule Waiver and What it Means for Health Providers

The COVID-19 pandemic caused many changes in our society and the policies. U.S. healthcare system had to adapt to the new reality by restructuring several aspects of its operation, including the nation’s most crucial health privacy law, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). HIPAA was designed back in 1996 to improve the nation’s

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The Most Common HIPAA Violations – Can you Avoid Them?

HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) violations are quite common and are happening every day – inadvertently or due to lack of proper HIPAA compliance. But why is HIPAA compliance so necessary for the US healthcare system? What does it protect? What are the most common HIPAA violations and what are the consequences? Let’s

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A Quick Guide to eSign Genie HIPAA Compliance

As a medical professional or someone who works adjacently in the medical field, you know better than most how essential HIPAA compliance is to your work and your organization. When implementing software like eSign Genie, you may be concerned about legal aspects. The good news is that you don’t have to worry! The Healthcare industry

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Is Your Medical Practice HIPAA Compliant?

Did you know that HIPPA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) was enacted in 1996? If you are a medical insurance professional or a healthcare professional, your business needs to comply with HIPPA to avoid any legal issues. We have put together this HIPAA compliance checklist to help you make sure that you are indeed following

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5 Ways How Your Employees Might Not Be HIPAA Compliant

The Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) governs secure use and management of patient health information. It came about in 1996 and mandatory for all health practices. However, many healthcare providers have a challenge of maintaining compliance with HIPAA regulation. This results from failure to keep up with modern data storage, sharing, and access.

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Creating a HIPAA-Compliant Healthcare App

HIPAA, The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, was created to protect patients’ privacy and security by governing access and regulating acceptable use of their health data. It’s essential to take HIPAA compliance into consideration when building a healthcare app. An organization must comply with HIPAA during app development and throughout the app’s lifetime.  It’s

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