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CISA: On Cyber Risks, Mitigation & Best Practices

In April, CISA, aka the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, published a handy trends findings summary that they pulled from 192 healthcare and public health …

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Apgar & Associates’ President & CEO Joins HSCC Joint Cybersecurity Working Group on Behalf of AHIMA

Chris Apgar, President & CEO of Apgar & Associates, recently joined the Health Sector Coordinating Council’s (HSCC) Joint Cybersecurity Working Group on behalf of the …

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Audit Log Monitoring: Tiresome But Oh-So-Necessary

Audit log monitoring is probably one of the most unsexy, uninteresting activities a healthcare organization or business associate has to do.  But neglect it at …

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Healthcare Organizations: What can get you into [costly] hot water?

For healthcare organizations and the businesses that support them, regulation and legislation too often turn into lawsuits and settlements. What’s happening to get you into …