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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: East Coast Doctors Caught Breaking Bad

Posted by Healthicity, Dec 4, 2019 10:53:12 AM

1. U.S. Attorney Announces Arrest Of Ophthalmologist For Healthcare Fraud -

Compliance News Roundup: A Couple Bad Apples

Posted by Healthicity, Oct 23, 2019 10:59:02 AM

1. Cardiovascular Doctor Pleads Guilty to Healthcare Fraud -

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

Compliance News Roundup: PHI Used in Marketing

Posted by Healthicity, Apr 3, 2019 9:00:00 AM

1. Philadelphia-Area Doctor Pleads Guilty to Unlawfully Distributing Oxycodone -

Deeper Than the Headlines: PHI Used in Marketing

Posted by CJ Wolf, Apr 2, 2019 12:09:18 PM

Have you ever received some promotional or marketing material from a hospital you visited?

Compliance News Roundup: Healthcare Equipment and Supplies

Posted by Healthicity, Jan 30, 2019 11:31:38 AM

1. Contractor physicians’ Group Shares PHI with Vendor Without a Business Associate Agreement (BAA) -

Deeper Than the Headlines: Brattleboro Hospital

Posted by CJ Wolf, Mar 5, 2018 9:00:00 AM

The Vermont hospital, Brattleboro Memorial, recently paid $1.6 million to the U.S. and State of Vermont to resolve allegations of false claims.