How to Handle HIPAA Privacy Complaints

How to Handle HIPAA Privacy Complaints

Patients have the right to file a complaint when they believe your organization has mishandled their information or otherwise violated the HIPAA rules. Patients may mail, fax, or email a complaint to your organization or file one through the OCR’s Complaint Portal....
The Three Exceptions to a HIPAA Breach

The Three Exceptions to a HIPAA Breach

Many people have a “better safe than sorry” mentality when it comes to privacy and HIPAA breaches. Similar to how doctors, nurses, and technicians often consider incidental disclosures to be privacy violations, many privacy officers consider any impermissible...