Phase 2 HIPAA Compliance Audits to Target Behavioral Health Specialists

Earlier in 2016, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) released new guidance to support their recently implemented Phase 2 HIPAA Compliance Audits. OCR has designed these Phase 2 audits to target a broad selection of covered entities and business associates from around the country to reflect the state of HIPAA compliance across the healthcare industry. And according to HHS, that means [...]