News & Analysis

December 6, 2023
Briefings on HIPAA

The Office for Civil Rights recently issued two resources to help explain to patients the privacy and security risks associated with telehealth services, as related to personal health information.

November 15, 2023
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include a proposed rule on Medicare Advantage, general compliance program guidance from the OIG, and more!

November 8, 2023
Briefings on HIPAA

HHS released two reports recently that provide in-depth insights and compliance tips to help healthcare covered entities contend with cybersecurity threats.

November 1, 2023
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include new FAQs on JW and JZ modifiers, a draft copy of the 2024 End-Stage Renal Disease Prospective Payment System final rule, and more!

November 1, 2023
Briefings on HIPAA

Healthcare covered entities continue to have trouble getting patients their medical records. Since 2019, when the Office for Civil Rights began its Right of Access initiative, the HIPAA privacy and security enforcer has settled 45 cases related to patient requests for medical records.

October 25, 2023
HIM Briefings

The federal healthcare program Anti-Kickback Statute is a broad criminal statute that touches on numerous arrangements healthcare organizations may enter into. Refresh your knowledge of Anti-Kickback compliance including safe harbors.

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