Simplify HIPAA Self Audits With The Security Risk Assessment Tool

By Giuliana LaMantia | 5/30/17 11:00 AM

With risk for viruses, hackers, and security breaches a threat to the healthcare industry, it’sbigstock-Hipaa-Compliance-Icon-Graphic-136884638.jpg imperative to ensure that your practice is remaining compliant with various security measures. One way to troubleshoot problems on a regular basis is by conducting self-assessments. However, that may come with it’s own set of challenges.

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Ensure Your Intranet Is HIPAA Compliant

By Giuliana LaMantia | 2/7/17 11:00 AM

Utilizing an Intranet comes with a number of positives, such as enhanced collaboration, organization, andbigstock-Hipaa-Compliance-Icon-Graphic-136884638.jpg management to name a few. However, like any organization process or product, an Intranet also comes with the responsibility of keeping information secure and private.

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996 sets a standard for healthcare organizations in terms of security. HIPAA’s strict Privacy Rule and Security Rule of 2003 is especially important for companies using Intranets to warrant that all private health information is protected from unauthorized users.

 

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