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March 27, 2018


Spring OPPS Update Released

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) summarized the spring update to the outpatie... Learn More


Therapy Caps Repealed and Payment for Therapy Assistant Services Lowered

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OIG Update Work Plan, Studies Cardiac Device Credits

In March, the Office of Inspector General (OIG) posted several updates to its existing Work Plan,... Learn More


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New HIPAA audits launched in 2016—targeting policies and procedures

 
April 18, 2016:

New HIPAA scrutiny is coming from the feds. The Office for Civil Rights has launched a new phase of HIPAA audits that focus on the policies and procedures that covered entities must have in place for their HIPAA compliance program. Frequent news accounts about breaches exposing patients’ protected health information and EHR hackers demanding ransom from hospitals have raised government and provider concern about HIPAA privacy and security.

What’s missing from many HIPAA compliance plans are the full range of policies and procedures, especially risk assessments and breach reaction plans. Fortunately, more than 200 customizable HIPAA policies and procedures addressing these key areas are available in the HIPAA Tool Kit and HIPAA Customizable Compliance Plan. For more information on these best-selling HIPAA products, use these links to our online catalog:

HIPAA Tool Kit: https://www.optum360coding.com/Product/43754/

HIPAA Customizable Compliance Plan:https://www.optum360coding.com/Product/45367/

 

 
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