SOC 2 Compliance Checklist: Ensuring Security & Trust

2023-09-21T17:22:56-04:00September 21st, 2023|

Ensuring the security and privacy of sensitive information in today’s digital age is extremely important and must be taken seriously. Organizations must adopt robust measures to protect their customers’ data from unauthorized access or breaches. SOC 2 compliance has emerged as a widely recognized framework that organizations can adhere to to demonstrate their commitment to data security. Let’s get into the SOC 2 compliance checklist and [...]

Healthcare Compliance Readiness: Ensuring a Secure & Ethical Future

2023-09-21T17:23:10-04:00September 20th, 2023|

As the healthcare industry rapidly evolves, healthcare compliance readiness has become a critical concern for organizations across the landscape. With regulations continuously changing and new risks emerging, healthcare providers need to prioritize their approach to healthcare compliance monitoring. We’ll explore the importance of healthcare compliance readiness and how organizations can proactively address its challenges. Understanding Healthcare Compliance Readiness: What You Need to [...]

OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Training: Bleed the Way to Safety

2023-09-21T17:23:11-04:00September 19th, 2023|

In today’s world, workplace safety is of utmost importance. One vital component of maintaining a safe working environment is understanding and preventing the risks associated with bloodborne pathogens. The Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) recognizes this concern and has established guidelines for OSHA bloodborne pathogens training. Let's dive into the significance of the training itself, the OSHA bloodborne pathogens certification requirements, and the [...]

HIPAA Audit Report: Ensuring Compliance & Protecting Patient Data

2023-09-21T17:23:14-04:00September 18th, 2023|

In the healthcare industry, protecting patient privacy and data security is of utmost importance. Healthcare organizations must adhere to strict regulations outlined by HIPAA to ensure patient information's confidentiality, integrity, and availability. Conducting regular HIPAA compliance audit reports is critical in identifying weaknesses or vulnerabilities in an organization’s policies, procedures, and systems.  Let’s explore the significance of a HIPAA audit report, its components, and [...]

Revolutionizing Healthcare Compliance Software: Locking Down a Secure and Compliant Environment

2023-09-15T16:25:37-04:00September 15th, 2023|

In the ever-evolving world of healthcare, staying compliant with regulations and standards is crucial. Failure to comply not only puts patients' sensitive information at risk, but also exposes healthcare organizations to hefty fines and reputational damage. To navigate this complex landscape effectively, healthcare providers are turning to innovative software solutions like Compliancy’s Group’s healthcare compliance software, which helps streamline and enhance compliance management processes for healthcare [...]

Is GroupMe HIPAA Compliant?

2023-09-15T15:44:15-04:00September 14th, 2023|

GroupMe is a widely used messaging app that allows users to create groups and send messages, photos, and videos. It is famous for its ease of use and simplicity. However, when it comes to sharing Protected Health Information (PHI) in a healthcare setting, there are specific requirements that need to be met for compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). We will explore [...]

Enterprise Risk Management in Healthcare: Safeguarding the Future of Patient Care

2023-09-15T15:44:16-04:00September 13th, 2023|

In the complex and dynamic world of healthcare, managing risk is essential to ensure patient safety and protect organizations from potential litigation or non-compliance. With the increasing reliance on technology and data in healthcare delivery, enterprise risk management strategies have become vital for mitigating risks associated with various aspects of operations. We will explore the importance of enterprise risk management in healthcare, [...]

Safeguarding Smiles: Why OSHA Binders for Dental Offices Are Needed

2023-09-15T15:44:16-04:00September 12th, 2023|

Ensuring the safety and well-being of both staff and patients is a top priority in any dental office. To achieve this, it is essential to comply with the regulations set forth by the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA). One vital tool that every dental office should have is an OSHA binder. This comprehensive book serves as a central repository for all [...]

Forging a Secure Healthcare Future: HHS OCR Achieves Resolution with L.A. Care Health Plan in HIPAA Security Rule Case

2023-09-12T13:35:11-04:00September 11th, 2023|

In a groundbreaking move, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has reached a settlement with L.A. Care, the nation’s foremost publicly operated health plan, renowned for its exceptional healthcare benefits and coverage through state, federal, and commercial programs. This agreement stems from two OCR investigations triggered by a significant breach report and an eye-opening media [...]

Medical Compliance Management: Ensuring Patient Safety & Regulatory Adherence

2023-09-18T14:40:41-04:00September 8th, 2023|

As healthcare evolves rapidly, medical compliance is vital in maintaining patient safety and upholding ethical standards. Medical compliance refers to adherence to laws, regulations, and guidelines. These are set by regulatory bodies such as the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) or OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration).  It encompasses various aspects, including: Data Privacy Clinical Trials Patient and Employee Safety Billing Practices [...]