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Most costly HIPAA Fines in History

Authorities have become more strict in enforcing healthcare rules, and this has led to more frequent and costly fines for HIPAA violations. The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has amassed total of $15m in fines in just the first seven months of 2016. Security and privacy will continue to be main concerns in 2017. This is… Read more »

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Misconceptions about HIPAA and Managed Services

“HIPAA is too much work,” they say. “I don’t want to deal with clients with compliance needs,” they say. “It’s just not worth it,” they say. Well, “they” say a lot of things, but “they” may not know the real story. We, on the other hand, did some research.

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MSPs and Healthcare: How to Be a HIPAA Hero

Any IT provider hoping to work with the healthcare industry needs to understand the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and the ways it governs the collection, storage, and transmission of electronic protected health information (ePHI). The problem is that many businesses hear the word “compliance” and run in the opposite direction. We’re here to make it simple.

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