Friday, July 18, 2014

Risk Analysis, Success Factor for HIPAA Compliance

Author: Swati Sharma

“Among the areas likely to be a focus of OCR examinations in 2014 is whether organizations have conducted a timely and thorough HIPAA security Risk Assessment, because that was a common weak spot found across the board in the pilot audit program as well as in previous breach investigations”
-Susan McAndrew, OCR deputy director for health information privacy