HIPAA Blog Posts: HIPAA Business Associates
Who is in charge of risk mitigation is an important question to ask, as the operators of the Deepwater Horizon found out.
Business Associates are avoiding HIPAA HITECH compliance due to HHS announcing "delay in enforcement".
The HIPAA HITECH Compliance Cooperative (CO-OP) can get BA compliant for $125 and keep them compliant for $35 per month
What happens when a business associate of a business associate has a data breach? The covered entity (CE) and the two BAs all get to appear in the news and on the OCR Wall of Shame.
HIPAA HITECH compliance for transcriptionists who are sub contractors or 1099 workers has been a severe challenge which has now been met by The Compliance Cooperative or CO-OP.
There were 245 data breaches in the first four months of 2010 versus 498 for all of 2009.
A group of businesses with similar business models can join a HIPAA HITECH cooperative to save money and share knowledge.
Take a 5 minute on-line HIPAA HITECH compliance quiz and get a 30 minute personal consultation.
HITECH privacy rule to be released next month, April 27, 2010 | Mary Mosquera, Government Health IT, Healthcare IT News
Be sure that you understand these keywords, willful neglect, satisfactory assurance, reasonable and applicable as they apply to your business associates (BA)