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By Michael Cassidy

Most medical practices view Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) compliance as maintaining appropriate documentation regarding patient notices and consents, and controlling access to the Patient Health Information (PHI) within the office; that’s PRIVACY.  Practices tend
Continue Reading Orthopedic Practice Pays $1.5 Million for HIPAA Damages

By Michael Cassidy

The American Health Law Association (AHLA) and Health IT News recently published reports indicating enormous increases in telehealth hacking attacks. 

Sam Kassoumeh, COO of Health IT News and Co-Founder of SecurityScorecard, stated:

“The rapid pace at which
Continue Reading AHLA and Health IT News Report Enormous Telehealth Hacking Increases

By Mark Hamilton

The Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (“DFARS”) 252.204-7008 and 252.204-7012 require defense contractors who possess, store or transmit “covered defense information” to comply with the security requirements set forth in the U.S. National Institute of Standards and
Continue Reading Defense Contractors Are Required To Implement Cybersecurity Measures In Order To Do Business with the Federal Government