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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 -

Deeper Than the Headlines: In Case You Needed Any More Reasons to Conduct Your Annual Risk Analysis

Posted by CJ Wolf, Dec 2, 2019 10:19:45 AM

The OCR recently published a press release, resolution agreement and corrective action plan

Free Webinar: Learn Risk Adjustment Best Practices During Your Lunchbreak

Posted by Stephani Scott, Jun 11, 2019 9:00:00 AM

What is Risk Adjustment Coding?

Deeper Than the Headlines: Federal Grants Compliance

Posted by CJ Wolf, Dec 3, 2018 1:34:41 PM

The Federal government awards many grants every year.  One of the main agencies involved in grants for healthcare entities is the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

How to Avoid a 4.3 Million Dollar HIPAA Fine

Posted by Marcie Swenson, Aug 2, 2018 12:18:02 PM

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is gearing up to pay 4.3 million dollars in fines in civil penalties for HIPAA violations after the OCR accused MD Anderson of violating the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules.

Podcast: An Expert's Advice for Tackling Your Organization's Risks

Posted by Marcie Swenson, Jul 12, 2018 10:36:59 AM

We kicked off this episode of Compliance Conversations with a guest host, our very own compliance expert, Marcie Swenson, and a great guest, Emily Haley

How Software Can Prevent HIPAA Fines

Posted by Marcie Swenson, Jun 28, 2018 1:53:24 PM

HIPAA fines have been known to decimate an organization's finances. Just this month, MD Anderson was slammed with a devastating $4.3 million fine for violating the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules by failing to encrypt many of its devices. 

An Expert’s Guide: How to Design Compliance Metrics

Posted by Marcie Swenson, Jun 14, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Compliance metrics are super important. They help your organization evaluate compliance risk mitigation against your organizations accepted level of risk tolerance.