HIPAA Compliance Management: How to Manage Your HIPAA Compliance

HIPAA consists of a complex set of rules and regulations that healthcare organizations have an obligation to adhere to. So how can you manage your HIPAA compliance in a simplified manner? To provide guidance, HIPAA compliance management is discussed. HIPAA Compliance Management and HIPAA Software Although you can manage your HIPAA compliance on your own, it is likely that by doing so, you will fail to address one [...]

2020-11-19T13:26:58-05:00November 24th, 2020|

MSP Compliance Solutions

There is a lot of opportunity for MSPs looking to enter the healthcare vertical. More organizations are relying on MSP compliance solutions, as they do not have the budget to hire a full-time healthcare IT staff; a recent study, by Black Book Market Research, surveyed 2,876 security professionals across 733 provider organizations, finding that 84% of hospitals don’t have full-time cybersecurity employees.  As staffing shortages have increased by [...]

2022-07-12T12:07:00-04:00March 10th, 2020|

Healthcare Providers & Vendors Need HIPAA Compliance Cloud Solution!

Cloud solutions are quickly becoming the new norm for the way businesses operate today. Many companies are moving from legacy software systems to online “hosted” alternatives, such as SaaS (Software-as-a-Service), PaaS (Platform-as-a-Service) or IaaS (Infrastructure-as-a-Service). The benefits of cloud-based solutions over desktop software are wide ranging, affecting everything from productivity to data security. Healthcare organizations also need to take the appropriate precautions to ensure that [...]

2022-03-03T12:35:00-05:00March 27th, 2019|

Security and Compliance for Health IT: The Route to New Business?

Understanding security and compliance is essential for healthcare providers and healthcare IT professionals alike. Security and compliance go hand-in-hand to keep sensitive healthcare data safe. Managed service providers (MSPs) and IT service providers are posed particularly well to take advantage of this interrelationship and grow new business in healthcare. Healthcare is currently one of the fastest growing sectors of the US economy--and with the advent of new electronic and [...]

2022-05-06T12:08:20-04:00May 17th, 2018|

HIPAA Compliance Management: Not as Hard as you Think

When people think of HIPAA compliance management, they often think of a time consuming process involving piles of binders, unnecessary legwork, and costly legal fees. But what if there was a way to simplify your HIPAA compliance management? The truth is: using a HIPAA compliance software to address your compliance management is one of the most cost-effective ways to ensure that you're addressing the full [...]

2021-08-25T13:59:24-04:00January 19th, 2018|

The HIPAA Safeguards your Practice Needs

Chances are, your organization already has some sort of a HIPAA compliance program in place. But is it doing enough? How confident are you that your organization could pass a HIPAA audit if one of your employees had their phone stolen? Having a total HIPAA compliance program is absolutely essential to keeping your business in healthcare safe. With fines reaching into the millions of dollars for violations as simple [...]

2021-08-25T13:59:24-04:00October 31st, 2017|

How HIPAA Compliance Software Helps Client Pass HIPAA Audit

Compliancy Group's HIPAA Audit Response Program™ is the only service of its kind on the market for healthcare professionals to effectively deal with a HIPAA audit. The Audit Response Program is available to users of The Guard™, our web-based compliance solution, from single-doctor practices to some of our largest hospital systems and technology providers. Compliancy Group provides healthcare professionals with a total HIPAA solution that stays up-to-date and [...]

2022-09-15T16:13:55-04:00September 19th, 2017|

It’s Time to Throw Out Your HIPAA Manual

Here’s the truth: using a HIPAA compliance manual for your compliance program is outdated, almost as if you were using Windows 96 to run your practice's computers. HIPAA compliance manuals were the first iteration of the HIPAA compliance program 20 years ago when HIPAA was first enacted. At that time, compliance manuals did a fine job. However, HIPAA has undergone drastic additions and revisions in the past [...]

2021-08-25T13:59:26-04:00April 13th, 2017|

HIPAA Compliance as a Service for MSPs

Offering Compliance-as-a-Service Offering a HIPAA compliance solution allows an MSP the opportunity to work with clients throughout the healthcare field. Federal regulation demands that every healthcare organization operating in the US be HIPAA compliant, and it’s here that MSPs should look to enter the market. MSPs can benefit from their current client relationships while building new ones, at the same time by simply providing Compliance as a [...]

2020-04-24T11:28:03-04:00January 26th, 2016|