Are you ready for this? Spoiler alert: if you have been to one of my live workshops, you may already be in on this little secret… Open your scheduling tool… read more →
Strengths-based: HIPAA compliance is becoming the new standard Reduces anxiety for provider Encourages provider to “Clean Up” back-office work EMRs can save time and streamline efforts Potentially reduces liability Complying…...
“The HIPAA Police” is just my silly-business name for the very serious United States’ Office of Civil Rights (OCR), the people in charge of all things HIPAA. Please see this post for more info on OCR. But no matter what they are called, none of us want them coming to our door. Does that happen? Therapists want to know, so we can prevent it from happening to us. This video can answer some of those questions.
There are 4 tiers of penalties, based on the willfulness, response, culture or egregiousness of the violations.