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2017 HIPAA Security Conference – What Were the Significant Points?

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On September 5-6, the 10th annual Safeguarding Health Information: Building Assurance through HIPAA Security conference was held in Washington, D.C.

Training Staff in HIPAA Regulations

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Understanding how effective HIPAA Security Awareness Training is for workforce members.

HIPAA Risk Assessments – A Necessary Evil

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Not only are HIPAA risk assessments a necessary evil but also a regulatory requirement. This requirement is found in the HIPAA Security Rule implementation specification, § 164.308(a)(1)(ii)(A).

HIPAA Requirements – Still Posing a Challenge for Healthcare Organizations and Business Associates

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HIPAA training and education is cost effective and plays a critical role in reducing or even eliminating breaches caused by human error that can result in substantial fines.

UMass settles potential HIPAA violations following malware infection

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The University of Massachusetts Amherst (UMass) has agreed to settle potential violations of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) Privacy and Security Rules.