What’s the HIPAA Omnibus Rule?

The HIPAA Omnibus Rule was established to identify and further outline accountability within the entities of healthcare regarding patient data.  To understand the HIPAA Omnibus Rule and how it affects these entities, we need to understand who and what are the “moving...

HIPAA Compliance Audit: What to Expect

“We’re being audited!” Those words strike fear and uncertainty in most of us – especially if you are in healthcare. But what actually happens in a HIPAA audit?  Will a government official show up unannounced with a briefcase and ask for you to produce every bit of...