Security How to meet HIPAA compliance requirements:
How to meet HIPAA compliance requirements
For years, healthcare organizations did not have to worry about the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. That's beginning to change now, though, as HIPAA officials dish out tougher audits and penalties. Expert Richard Mackey explains how to meet the HIPAA compliance guidelines.
About the expert:
Richard Mackey is vice president of consultancy SystemExperts.
Tip - Putting together a HIPAA compliance program can be fraught with difficulty and unseen challenges. Richard Mackey reviews four best practices that can help you avoid common pitfalls and pass an audit.
Quiz - Think you know HIPAA? Test your knowledge with this five-question quiz.