What is a Four-Factor Breach Risk Assessment?

What is a Four-Factor Breach Risk Assessment?

You don’t need to be a healthcare professional to know that data breaches have plagued the industry for years. A breach is an impermissible use or disclosure that compromises the privacy or security of protected health information (PHI). According to the HIPAA Breach...
Myth vs. Fact: Security Risk Analysis

Myth vs. Fact: Security Risk Analysis

As a company that handles protected health information (PHI), HIPAA requires you to analyze how you manage risks to your PHI. This is known as a security risk analysis (SRA). The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says risk analyses are vital to HIPAA...
Building an Emergency Preparedness Plan: Risk Assessment

Building an Emergency Preparedness Plan: Risk Assessment

Are you ready to meet the Emergency Preparedness Plan deadline for your rural health clinic (RHC) or federally qualified health center (FQHC)? The purpose of an emergency preparedness plan is to safeguard human resources, maintain business continuity, and protect...