HIPAA

Are Pandemics Included In Your Risk Analysis?

Recently, Donna and David really drove home the importance of having a thorough and complete Risk Analysis Plan and why it is important to have a strong Business Continuity Plan.  I don’t know about you, but this is the scariest time I can remember.  Why?  Because of...

Donna Grindle talks HIPAA on Caveat podcast

Recently, Donna Grindle was interviewed on the Caveat podcast discussing HIPAA.  The transcripts for her interview are included here but listen to the show below or follow the link provided to the entire show transcript.  Dave Bittner: [00:28:09]  And we are back....

Breach Planning in the Age of Ransomware

Here’s the scenario. Your practice contracts with a firm to back up your data offsite after the practice closes each day. The new data overwrites what was saved the day before (i.e., no version is kept other than the current one). On Monday, by clicking on a link in...

Compliance Officer Training Shouldn’t Be Skipped

Know what you need to know? You don’t know what you don’t know, which is why compliance training is so important for your compliance officer. Unfortunately for you, ignorance of the rules is not a defense. Actually, it used to be, but that’s a story for another day....