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HIPAA Compliance and COVID-19

Posted by Healthicity, Jul 30, 2020 10:28:41 AM

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was created to standardize the protection of sensitive patient data.

Compliance News Roundup: Kentucky Faces Numerous False Claims Act Violations

Posted by Healthicity, Nov 27, 2019 9:30:30 AM

1. Kentucky Lab Agrees to Pay $2.1 Million for False Urine Drug Testing Claims -

Deeper Than the Headlines: The First-Ever HIPAA Right of Access Fine

Posted by CJ Wolf, Oct 21, 2019 10:23:45 AM

When you think of all the reasons business associates and HIPAA-covered entities have entered into settlements and agreements

Why Every Covered Entity Needs an Annual HIPAA Risk Analysis

Posted by CJ Wolf, Aug 1, 2019 11:28:30 AM

In 2017, when the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights (OCR)

Compliance News Roundup: OIG Grant Self Disclosure

Posted by Healthicity, Jul 18, 2019 2:00:00 PM

1. Las Vegas Cardiology Practice Agrees To Pay $2.5 Million Settlement Claim Involving Medicare Kickback Scheme –

Deeper Than the Headlines: OIG Grant Self Disclosure

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jul 18, 2019 1:10:18 PM

Over the last couple of years, I’ve blogged about grant compliance.

Compliance News Roundup - OIG Semi-Annual Report

Posted by Healthicity, Jun 12, 2019 9:00:00 AM

1. Baton Rouge Doctor Sentenced to Prison for Fraudulent Billing Scheme –

Deeper Than the Headlines: OIG Semi-Annual Report

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jun 10, 2019 10:54:48 AM

The Department of Health and Human Services has an annual portfolio of services that totals over $1.2 trillion.