Did you know?
1 in 5 small businesses will suffer a cyber breach this year.
81% of all breaches happen to small and medium size businesses.
97% of breaches could have been prevented with today's technology.
HIPAA Compliance Is Not Optional — It’s the Law
THE LIST OF HIPAA GUIDELINES IS EXTENSIVE and compliance requirements are always changing and getting more complex. Without proper training, you may be vulnerable to breaches and violations.
91% of healthcare organizations have reported a breach in the last two years. It’s not a matter of IF a breach will occur, but a matter of WHEN.
Every office that accepts Medicare or Medicaid WILL be audited regularly.
Your office has other duties on which to focus on. More of these other tasks will get neglected and/or require working overtime to complete the tasks.
Every business associate and vendor with whom your office works is obligated to follow HIPAA guidelines too, since they have access to your patient information.
WITHOUT THE FOLLOWING, YOU ARE NOT HIPAA COMPLIANT:
- Network Security
- Management Plan
- HIPAA Risk Assessment
- Policies & Procedures Documents
- Data Breach Communication Plan
- Ability to Backup & Recover Data
- HIPAA Training for Business Associates
These are just a few of the HIPAA requirements.