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Our “Preconceived” Notions of HIPAA

Bill of Health

The film Preconceived , premiering at SXSW this week, shines a bright light on anti-abortion “Crisis Pregnancy Centers” (CPCs), including their disturbing take on the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). HIPAA takes center stage near the end of the film.

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Webinar: 01/18/2023: Lessons and Examples from 2022 Breaches and HIPAA Fines

HIPAA Journal

Healthcare data breaches continued to be reported at an astonishing rate in 2022, with data breaches of 500 or more records being reported at a rate of almost two per day. High numbers of data breaches mean OCR investigates more HIPAA-regulated entities, so it is no surprise that there were many HIPAA enforcement actions in 2022.

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Webinar: Aug 17, 2022: Do I Need to be HIPAA Compliant?

HIPAA Journal

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) sets national standards to protect sensitive patient health information and to prevent that information from being disclosed without an individual’s knowledge or consent. If you work in healthcare in any capacity, it is almost certain that you need to be HIPAA compliant.

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Editorial: Lessons from Biggest HIPAA Breaches of 2022

HIPAA Journal

It has been another bad year for healthcare data breaches, with some of the biggest HIPAA breaches of 2022 resulting in the impermissible disclosure of well over a million records. In addition to the high number of data breaches, 2022 stands out for the sheer number of healthcare records breached, which currently stands at 49.8

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Webinar Next Week: 12/14/2022: Solving HIPAA Compliance (Software Demonstration)

HIPAA Journal

Achieving and maintaining compliance with the Privacy, Security, Breach Notification, and Omnibus Rules of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) can be a challenge for HIPAA-regulated entities. On December 14, 2022, Compliancy Group is hosting a webinar to demonstrate The Guard. PT ¦ 12:00 p.m.

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Webinar: May 19, 2022: 6 Secret Ingredients to HIPAA Compliance

HIPAA Journal

Achieving and maintaining compliance with all provisions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Rules can be a challenge for healthcare providers, health plans, healthcare clearinghouses, and business associates of HIPAA-covered entities. Webinar Information: 6 Secret Ingredients to HIPAA Compliance.

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With wider EHI scope compliance on tap for 2022, ONC offers clarity

Healthcare It News

Leaders from the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT offered some help for healthcare organizations who will face broader information blocking compliance in 2022 – specifically with regard to the sharing of electronic health information, or EHI. Information must also meet the definition of a Designated Record Set.