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Cyber attack

HIPAA Security Compliance 101 - Lesson 4

HIPAA and the WannaCry Virus

If you’ve been following the news lately, no doubt you’ve heard or read about the recent cyber attack called WannaCry. WannaCry is a particular nasty type of malware known as “ransomware” which infects your computer and blocks access to your data until...

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Wireless

HIPAA Security Compliance 101 - Lesson 3

HIPAA Compliant Wireless Networks

We have received numerous inquires about what constitutes a HIPAA compliant wireless network. Here are our recommendations for physician offices and smaller medical facilities. Larger organizations may want to take further steps.

Following HIPAA...

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Disaster

HIPAA Security Compliance 101 - Lesson 2

HIPAA Compliant Disaster Recovery

HIPAA says you MUST have a Disaster Recovery Plan and an Emergency Mode Operations Plan, but gives limited advice about what should go into them.  These plans should be coordinated with your Backup Plan.

Typical Emergency Scenarios:

  • Internet access...
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Remote worker

W2 versus 1099: Privacy and Security Requirements for Remote Workers

We recently heard from a colleague discussing the upside and downside of working from home: “Sorry, no thanks! I’ll stay on the right side of the law. A surprising number of ‘remote’ workers are violating HIPAA and don’t have proper safeguards in place...

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Backup

HIPAA Security Compliance 101 - Lesson 1

HIPAA Compliant Backups

March 31st has been declared “World Backup Day.” While we’re sure this will be used by backup companies for marketing purposes, we recommend that all of our customers take a moment and think about whether their critical data is being securely backed...

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Three ps of cybersecurity

The 3 P’s of Cybersecurity

Cyber-security can sometimes appear overwhelming. The following article from our business partner CMIT provides three practical steps to make your IT infrastructure more secure.

The beauty of Lord’s presentation came in its simplicity, which focused...

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Webinar for Recent Updates to PrivacyPro

As many of our customers already know, we released an update to PrivacyPro that included the following new features:

  • New Analytics Graphing Option - Export Graph to Excel
  • New Advanced Search Filter - Case Creation Date
  • New Online Help Content and...
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Ahima privacy security institute

CPS Sponsored AHIMA 2016 Privacy & Security Institute

CompliancePro Solutions, along with our partner Primeau Consulting Group, were proud to once again be the Premier Sponsors of the AHIMA 2016 Privacy and Security Institute at the AHIMA Convention held October 15-16 in Baltimore, MD. This was truly...

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Welcome New Customers and Partners

CompliancePro Solutions customers span many types of healthcare organizations including health systems, community and critical access hospitals, business associates, resellers to physician offices and ambulatory facilities, long term care facilities...

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Business Associate HIPAA Audits Coming Soon

On September 15, the OCR Director and Deputy Director for Health Information Privacy gave an update of the various HIPAA enforcement activities during a presentation at a HIPAA summit in Washington, D.C. Among the many topics covered, they announced...

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