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5 Reasons to Go Beyond HIPAA Compliance

When it comes to HIPAA compliance, many organizations are only interested in what they need to do to appease the auditor. But in a sophisticated threat environment, that mindset can invite complacency and trouble. Here are five reasons why health care entities should go beyond HIPAA and place a deeper focus on security.

How to Prepare for the Incoming Wave of HIPAA Audits

The HIMSS 2014 health care IT conference saw a heavy focus on security, privacy and compliance. Included was discussion around the next round of HIPAA audits, which will impact both covered entities and business associates. Risk assessments and analysis will be a critical way to prepare for and pass these audits.