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OCR: Phase 2 of HIPAA audits is underway

Health IT SmartBrief | Jul 19, 2016

Health care providers, health plans and clearinghouses have received letters from HHS' Office for Civil Rights notifying them that they are being included in the second phase of the HIPAA audit program, in which they will undergo desk audits to review their compliance with the Privacy, Breach Notification and Security Rules. The OCR said entities have until July 22 to respond to document requests, while business associates will undergo desk audits in the fall. Health Data Management (07/18)


ONC: HIPAA lacks guidance on health data from noncovered entities

Health IT SmartBrief | Jul 20, 2016

50 HCCNs to receive HHS funding for health IT adoption

Health IT SmartBrief | Jul 25, 2016

Lack of guidance prompts JCAHO to delay removal of secure texting ban

Health IT SmartBrief | Jul 21, 2016

Doctors, patients face several risks involving MACRA implementation

Health IT SmartBrief | Jul 25, 2016

ONC's new tool helps providers, developers resolve C-CDA document issues

Health IT SmartBrief | Jul 21, 2016

A physician's guide to using LinkedIn

Health IT SmartBrief | Jul 19, 2016

Survey examines EHR use among physicians

Health IT SmartBrief | Jul 20, 2016

Food app goes beyond analyzing nutrition labels

Health IT SmartBrief | Jul 20, 2016

Report shows health care industry's lack of cyberdefenses

Health IT SmartBrief | Jul 19, 2016


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