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  • Benefits of Using a Healthcare LMS

    Published On: April 19th, 2024

    98% of companies in the training industry use a healthcare learning management system (LMS), and this applies to most healthcare organizations that keep up with policy changes, [...]

  • The Limitations of Healthcare Compliance Tracking Spreadsheets

    Published On: April 18th, 2024

    Many healthcare organizations rely on the classic spreadsheet to track their compliance status. While traditional, humble, and respectable, this method is teeming with challenges—manual updates, the risk [...]

  • Handling an OIG Audit with Confidence: Focus Areas for 2024

    Published On: April 17th, 2024

    The U.S. Office of Inspector General (OIG) in the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) oversees efforts in the healthcare sector to identify, reduce, and prevent [...]

  • Integrating Software into Your Risk Management Plan

    Published On: April 16th, 2024

    As cyber threats, hacks, and data intrusions become an ongoing concern for healthcare organizations, creating a risk management plan has become a crucial priority for protecting patient [...]

  • Your OSHA Compliance Checklist for Healthcare

    Published On: April 15th, 2024

    Maintaining a safe and healthy environment is paramount in the fast-paced healthcare world. With patients relying on medical professionals to provide top-notch care, healthcare facilities must adhere [...]

  • Internet of Things in Healthcare Interoperability and Security Issues

    Published On: April 12th, 2024

    Only 17% of Internet of Things (IoT) devices haven't experienced some type of cyberattack over the last 13 months. One of the reasons for this is that [...]

Blog Categories

  • 42 CFR Part 2

    42 CFR Part 2 dictates rules for the confidentiality of substance abuse records. Find out when providers are permitted to share records and when they are not.

  • Healthcare Compliance

    Healthcare compliance is complex, especially when you have to meet multiple compliance standards. Learn how to navigate HIPAA, OSHA, and SOC 2 requirements.

  • Healthcare Data Breach Report

    Each month, we review what caused healthcare data breaches and how they could have been prevented. Learn how to protect your business from breaches and fines.

  • HIPAA Compliance

    Whether you’re a healthcare provider, health plan, or healthcare vendor, you must meet HIPAA standards. Learn what’s required for HIPAA compliance and how to implement a successful program.

  • HIPAA News

    Keep up to date on HIPAA news by checking in with us. We will provide you with information on changes to HIPAA law, healthcare breaches, HIPAA violations, and OCR fines.

  • HIPAA Violation Fines

    Healthcare organizations that fail to meet HIPAA Privacy, Security, or Breach Notification Rules can face HIPAA violation fines. Find out who has been fined and how they could have prevented penalties.

  • MACRA MIPS

    To be eligible for reimbursement under the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), you must meet Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) standards.

  • OCR Enforcement

    The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is the enforcing body of HIPAA. The OCR conducts investigations into potential HIPAA violations, issuing judgments that can result in settlements.

  • OIG Compliance

    The Office of Inspector General (OIG) released guidance, referred to as the seven elements of compliance. Find out how to implement an effective compliance program.

  • OSHA Healthcare Compliance

    OSHA healthcare compliance ensures a safe and healthy environment for patients and staff. Find out how to meet various OSHA standards specific to healthcare.

  • Right of Access

    The HIPAA Right of Access standard requires healthcare providers to comply with patient record requests. This standard is the most cited in HIPAA settlements. Learn the rules.

  • SOC 2 Compliance

    The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) created a cybersecurity framework called Service Organization Control Type 2 (SOC 2). Learn how about SOC 2 compliance.