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HIPAA Omnibus Rule: New Penalty system with steeper fines

The passage of HIPAA Omnibus Rule heralds a new era of accountability for organizations that fall under the category of ‘business associates’ to a healthcare provider. The new rule has made some sweeping changes to the penalty system applied to …

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HIPAA Omnibus Rule: Should your organization’s IT department fret over it? — Part II

In the first part of this 2-part blog, we saw the update about the HIPAA Omnibus Rule and the deadline for compliance (September 23rd, 2013). Now, let’s analyze the before & after of this new rule, and if it …

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HIPAA Omnibus Rule: Should your IT department fret over it? — Part I

Today, the entire healthcare industry is abuzz over the latest development – the HIPAA Omnibus Rule. And all those businesses associated with healthcare providers – in some way or the other – are looking for some answers in that …

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Unauthorized access and use of protected health information is the most profitable crime in the USA: Are you fully prepared to combat? [Part-1]

At over $60 billion per year, Medicare fraud has become one of the most profitable crimes in America, say analysts. In South Florida, health information fraud has replaced cocaine as the major criminal enterprise. As health care providers have fully …

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