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Compliance News Roundup: OCR Settlements for May 2019

Posted by Healthicity, May 15, 2019 9:18:30 AM

1. South Florida Health Care Facility Owner Convicted for Role in Largest Health Care Fraud Scheme Ever Charged by The Department of Justice

Deeper Than the Headlines: OCR Settlements for May 2019

Posted by CJ Wolf, May 13, 2019 9:34:50 AM

The OCR recently announced its next major HIPAA enforcement settlement

Protect Your Organization From OCR Enforcement

Posted by CJ Wolf, Apr 4, 2019 9:00:00 AM

HIPAA legislation is over 20 years old and to-date they’ve been wildly successful. The proof is in the pudding.

Compliance News Roundup: Chiropractic Services

Posted by Healthicity, Jan 16, 2019 10:35:29 AM

1. Colorado Hospital Pays $111,400 for Failure to Terminate Former Employee’s Access to ePHI -

How Privacy And Security Have Landed In Healthcare's Spotlight

Posted by Healthicity, Nov 11, 2016 4:00:00 AM

In this episode of Compliance Conversations, Cj Wolf sits down with Security and Privacy expert, Steve Spearman, to chat about ways healthcare practices can protect themselves from security and privacy threats.

About the New Guidance on OCR Audit Program

Posted by Steve Spearman, Aug 11, 2016 1:49:38 PM

The OCR HIPAA Audit program is off and running. OCR has selected 167 Covered Entities for desk audits and has published three new guidance documents.

NEWS: Check Your Email - Phase 2 Of OCR’s HIPAA Audit Program Is Underway

Posted by Healthicity, Jul 12, 2016 4:24:46 PM

Check your email, folks, because Phase Two of OCR’s HIPAA audit program has begun and selected covered entities received notification letters, yesterday, Monday, July 11, 2016.

HIPAA OCR Audits Q&A (Part 2)

Posted by Steve Spearman, Jun 22, 2016 9:21:50 AM

Welcome back to Part 2 of our HIPAA OCR Audit Series (you can find Part 1 here) where I answer the next twelve questions taken from our most recent HIPAA webinar, "OCR (HIPAA Stage 2) Audits: What to Expect and How to Prepare."