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Episode 39: Know The Rules! Documentation – If It’s Not Documented It Didn’t Happen!

Documentation, Do You Have It! Today, I am discussing the HIPAA Security Rule’s Documentation standard, §164.316(b)(1), as mentioned in “6 Step Approach to Implementing Your Security Management Process.” The Documentation standard requires Covered Entities (CEs) and Business Associates (BAs) to: “(i) Maintain the policies and procedures implemented to comply with this subpart in written (which […]

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Episode 38: Know The Rules! Diving into HIPAA Administrative Safeguards

In this week’s “Know The Rules!”, I am diving a little deeper into the Administrative Safeguards of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Standards: Administrative Safeguards, 45 CFR § 164.308. The HIPAA Administrative Safeguards comprises over half of the HIPAA Security Rule. It establishes a national set of minimum security standards for […]