manage vendor compliance liability
HIPAA Privacy & Security Rules

With Eyes Wide Open: How to Manage Vendor Compliance Liability

Ever feel like your efforts to avoid compliance liability just turned into a game of hot potato? Is it a vendor responsibility (business associate or …

HIPAA and business associates
Business Associates

Are Business Associates Taking the Hit for CEs?

Looks like it could be a thing. All business associates (BAs), from super small, like small agency web hosting companies or medical transcriptionists, to large …

NPRM relates to reproductive privacy under HIPAA
HIPAA Privacy & Security Rules

New NPRM Makes Changes Geared to Reproductive Privacy Under HIPAA

You’ve likely heard by now that the Office for Civil Rights (the OCR) published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) on April 17, 2023, that …

telehealth services after PHE
Healthcare Compliance

What the End of PHE Means to Telehealth Services

Hello everyone!  The White House just announced that the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (PHE) will end on May 11, 2023. This directly affects how telehealth …