Gap Analysis: A Tool to Audit HIPAA Compliance

Gap Analysis: A Tool to Audit HIPAA Compliance

You’ve heard of the SWOT analysis – a technique used to help businesses identify their strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats. The SWOT analysis helps an organization identify its priorities and set a course of action. Similarly, a “gap” analysis can help a...
Myth vs. Fact: HIPAA Compliance Implementation

Myth vs. Fact: HIPAA Compliance Implementation

Health care providers must put HIPAA rules into practice, but the law doesn’t say how. Since the HIPAA privacy rule and security rule came into effect in April 2003 and 2005 respectively, health care providers have searched for HIPAA compliance implementation...