Month: June 2018

Documentation That's What It's All About

Documentation That’s What It’s All About

Documentation That’s What It’s All About Today I am breaking down the Documentation standard, 45 §164.316(b)(1), from the HIPAA Security Management Process into byte-size portions to help you understand how they are significant to your organization. Before I can break down today’s topic, I first should set the document stage. When it comes to auditors, lawyers and the …

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HIPAA Security Rule Administrative Safeguards

Breaking Down the HIPAA Administrative Safeguards

HIPAA Security Rule Administrative Safeguards Today I am breaking down the Administrative Safeguards of the HIPAA Security Rule, 45 CFR § 164.308, into byte-size portions to help you understand how they are significant to your organization. The HIPAA Security Rule establishes security standards for protecting all electronic protected health information (ePHI).  The Administrative Safeguards comprise over half of the …

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HIPAA Security Standards

Breaking Down the HIPAA Security Standards

Breaking Down the HIPAA Security Standards Today I am breaking down the HIPAA Security Rule, 45 CFR § 164.308, into byte-size portions to help you understand how they are significant to your organization. The HIPAA Security Rule establishes security standards for protecting all electronic protected health information (ePHI), 45 CFR Part 160 and Part 164, Subparts A and C. The HIPAA Security …

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