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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 ...
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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 ...
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Certification Prep

Apgar & Associates Achieves HITRUST® Readiness Licensee Designation

Designee builds on commitment to furthering excellence in the healthcare sector’s information security and privacy programs. PORTLAND, Ore., October 12, 2022 ( – Apgar & Associates, ...
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Healthcare Compliance

Is it time to go back to HIPAA Basics?

The PHI Data Breach: Revisiting Human Error Risk A recent OCR settlement about improper disposal of PHI at a dermatology clinic brought home the fact ...