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AN OVERVIEW OF HEALTH DATA MANAGEMENT ISSUES

by Natalie (SU)
You may have read or heard the acronym HIM in reference to providers within the health care industry. HIM stands for health information management, which is the application of information management to health and health care.

What to Do After a HIPAA Breach?

What to Do After a HIPAA Breach?

by Yenny (SU)
Imagine: One of your office staff members takes a laptop containing PHI (patient health information) home to do some work, when the computer is stolen. Or, maybe another staff member is in a hurry, and accidentally includes a list of confidential patient information (including names, addresses, contact info, social security numbers, etc.) in another patient’s “new patient package” that was sent out in the mail.

Three Things That Must be on Your HIPAA New Year’s Resolution List

by ih-coc admin
Maybe some of you wished for a holiday gift that included HIPAA dissolving under the current White House administration or that it was easier to implement. But, unfortunately, that dream remains elusive as HIPAA continues to be a nightmare for some organizations.

Social Media Rules: Think Before You Share - or Risk a HIPAA Violation

by ih-coc admin
How can you make sure your organization’s formal social media sharing doesn’t violate HIPAA regulations? A privacy expert offers advice on how to avoid shooting yourself in the foot when marketing via social channels.

2017 HIPAA Security Conference – What Were the Significant Points?

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