One task that almost every healthcare organization is going to have to tackle to comply with the HIPAA omnibus final rule is amending its Notice of Privacy Practices (NPP).
One thing the release of the omnibus final rule has left healthcare organizations asking is, "Where do we start?"
Business associates (BA) definitely have their work cut out for them.
Many healthcare organizations face the challenge of protecting patient records and reducing the stress that results from a data breach.
Editor's note: This article originally ran in our sister publication, Medical Records Briefing.
Add another piece of evidence to the pile that shows data breaches in healthcare organizations are common and human error is often to blame.