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Privacy Networking Group Updated 3 Policies

The Privacy  Networking Group has been busy…they have updated 3 Policies: Business Associate Policy Communication of Protected Health Information Minimum Necessary They can all be found on our Privacy/Security Document Grid on our Resources page. Go to the grid and scroll down to the appropriate section to find them. Check them out!

By | July 11th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Privacy Networking Group Updated 3 Policies

Risk Assessment Template Updated…. Again!

The HIPAA COW Risk Management Networking Group has been busy for the past few months updating the HIPAA COW Risk Assessment Template.  As this project is going to take many more months to complete, the group is posting what they have updated up to this point. Content Changed: Continued to incorporate key information from the [...]

By | July 11th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Risk Assessment Template Updated…. Again!

Social Media Webinar Recorded and Posted

A Social Media Webinar was recorded by Board Member Holly Schlenvogt.  It has been posted to the website and the recording can be found on our website Resources Page.  Check it out!

By | June 20th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Social Media Webinar Recorded and Posted

New Deliverable – Law Enforcement and Body Cameras

Our Privacy Networking Group has published a new deliverable titled: PATIENT PRIVACY CONSIDERATIONS AND THE USE OF BODY CAMERAS BY LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS POLICY It can be found on our Privacy/Security Document Grid on our Resources page. Go to the grid and scroll down to “Law Enforcement”. Check it out!

By | May 27th, 2016|News|Comments Off on New Deliverable – Law Enforcement and Body Cameras

Authorization Documents Updated

3 Authorization Documents have been updated and posted to the website. Authorization Elements Grid Validity of Patient Authorization WI Authorization Form They can be found on our Privacy/Security Document Grid on our Resources page. Go to the grid and scroll down to “Authorization”. Check them out!

By | April 25th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Authorization Documents Updated

OCR Privacy/Security Audits Are Beginning!

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By | March 21st, 2016|News|Comments Off on OCR Privacy/Security Audits Are Beginning!

Risk Assessment Template Updated….Again!

The HIPAA COW Risk Management Networking Group has been busy for the past 16 months updating the HIPAA COW Risk Assessment Template.  As this project is going to take many more months to complete, the group is posting what they have updated up to this point. Content Changed: Continued to incorporate key information into the [...]

By | March 18th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Risk Assessment Template Updated….Again!

New OCR Guidelines for Health App Use & HIPAA

OCR just released a new set of guidelines entitled ‘Health App Use Scenarios & HIPAA’.  They detail a variety of situations on when an app developer is considered a Business Associate, and thus fall under all the myriad of HIPAA regulations.   CLICK HERE to view the guidelines.

By | February 16th, 2016|News|Comments Off on New OCR Guidelines for Health App Use & HIPAA

Firearm Safety Policy Posted

A policy titled "ANALYSIS OF 2016 HIPAA PRIVACY RULE MODIFICATIONS TO STRENGTHEN THE FIREARM BACKGROUND CHECK SYSTEM" has been posted to the website.   It can be found on our Privacy/Security Document Grid on our Resources page. Go to the grid and scroll down to “Law Enforcement”.  Check it out!

By | February 8th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Firearm Safety Policy Posted

Law Enforcement Grid Updated

For the past several months, a Privacy Networking Sub-group has been busy updating the very extensive Law Enforcement Grid.  The revision is completed and can be found on the Privacy/Security Document Grid on our website Resources page. Go to the grid and scroll down to “Law Enforcement”.  Check it out!

By | December 18th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Law Enforcement Grid Updated