Quick Response Checklist to Cyber Attacks for HIPAA Covered Entities and Business Associates – The National Law Review

19. June 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
Quick Response Checklist to Cyber Attacks for HIPAA Covered Entities and Business AssociatesThe National Law ReviewThe U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (“HHS”) Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) recently issued a Quick-Response Checklist, explaining the steps for a HIPAA-covered entity or its business associate to take in response to a cyber-related security … Powered by ...

What Hospital Administrators, Staff and Patients Get Wrong About HIPAA – HealthTechZone

19. June 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
FierceHealthcare What Hospital Administrators, Staff and Patients Get Wrong About HIPAAHealthTechZonePatients have an ally in the fight to protect their privacy and personal data: The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act — HIPAA — provides robust privacy standards to govern the handling of sensitive patient data. It functions as a …United States: Enforcement Considerations For ...

Readout of Secretary Price’s Listening Session with Medical & Healthcare Professionals at the White House

16. June 2017 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
Yesterday, in the White House Cabinet Room, Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D., hosted a listening session with Seema Verma, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), and medical and healthcare professionals to discuss the challenges that patients and providers face under our current healthcare system. Secretary Price began the ...

NJ Gov. Seeks Ease in HIPAA Regulations for Opioid Fight – HealthITSecurity.com

14. June 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
HealthITSecurity.com NJ Gov. Seeks Ease in HIPAA Regulations for Opioid FightHealthITSecurity.comJune 14, 2017 – New Jersey Governor Chris Christie will likely propose HIPAA regulations be loosened in cases of opioid overdoses, according to multiple news outlets. Christie spoke at Morristown Medical Center to the Partnership for a Drug Free New …New Jersey (NJ) Poll – June ...

Compliancy Group Offers HIPAA Risk Assessment Software Included in The Guard – PR Web (press release)

14. June 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
Compliancy Group Offers HIPAA Risk Assessment Software Included in The GuardPR Web (press release)Compliancy Group is proud to announce that our HIPAA compliance software, The Guard, includes a HIPAA Risk Assessment software to address everything the law requires and get health care providers and vendors alike fully compliant with the law. Powered by WPeMatico

Guide To HIPAA Compliance for Containers – TechRepublic

13. June 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
Guide To HIPAA Compliance for ContainersTechRepublicOur new guide, Twistlock’s Guide to HIPAA Compliance for Containers, will help you to achieve compliance with the HIPAA Security Rule for containerized workloads. In health care, there is a class of sensitive data known as electronic personal health … Powered by WPeMatico

Gov. Chris Christie in talks with HHS, DOJ to loosen HIPAA in cases of opioid overdose – Becker's Hospital Review

13. June 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
The Ring of Fire Network Gov. Chris Christie in talks with HHS, DOJ to loosen HIPAA in cases of opioid overdoseBecker’s Hospital ReviewArthur Caplan, PhD, director of the division of medical ethics at NYU Medical School in New York City, expressed concern over a potential HIPAA workaround. Dr. Kaplan — who favors protecting patient privacy ...