Apps That Wreak Havoc On HIPAA

This is the era of multiple devices and millions of apps. Phones, tablets, and smartwatches are filled with apps intended to make our lives easier.  And it seems almost daily we...


A HIPAA Breach

A HIPAA breach can cripple your medical practice Over the last few months we have discussed HIPAA in very general terms.  I have tried to impart some of the basics of its security...


Who’s Covered by HIPAA?

Our previous HIPAA entry exposed you to some of the basics of HIPAA.   One of the things we did was to identify who was covered by the HIPAA rules.  Entities or individuals that...


What is HIPAA?

Since our previous HIPAA entry exposed you to some of the shock value of the recent HIPAA violations, I assume you are checking back because you’re interested in how HIPAA may...


Keeping Up in Court

It’s the day before the big hearing.  The Motion was perfect; Opposition just ok – no surprises, and your Reply crushed it.  This is the second time you will be arguing your...


HIPAA Violations - An Open Discussion

An open Discussion on HIPAA. First, its HIPAA, not “HIPPA” which you see a lot as you navigate an internet search about HIPAA.  If you Google HIPPA, you will find plenty of...