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 ...

Secretary Price Statement on CMS Enrollment and Exchange Reports

13. June 2017 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D. issued the following statement regarding compelling data released today by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) in two new reports related to Obamacare – the Effectuated Enrollment report for the most recent enrollment period and the Health Insurance Exchanges Trends report. The reports show a decline ...

Implementing HIPAA Technical Safeguards for Data Security – HealthITSecurity.com

12. June 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
HealthITSecurity.com Implementing HIPAA Technical Safeguards for Data SecurityHealthITSecurity.comJune 12, 2017 – The push for digital health records is not going to slow down anytime soon, and as recent cases of ransomware attacks show, healthcare organizations must create comprehensive data security measures. HIPAA technical safeguards are just … Powered by WPeMatico

ONC announces winners of Privacy Policy Snapshot Challenge

07. June 2017 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
The Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) today announced the winners of the Privacy Policy Snapshot Challenge. Winners of this challenge created Model Privacy Notice (MPN) generators that produce a customizable MPN for health information technology (IT) developers, making it easier for consumers to see ...