Implications of Noncompliance with HIPAA: What to Expect as a Healthcare Organization

Wondering why your practice or organization should be HIPAA compliant? In the United States, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was enacted in 1996 to regulate the handling and protecting confidential medical information.  The law requires healthcare providers, insurers, and other covered entities to implement strict safeguards and protocols to ensure the privacy and security of patients’ protected health information [...]