If your practice suffers a security breach, staff must know their part in implementing an incident response.
Many physicians feel that useless chart documentation has grown to consume most of the patient visit, leaving little time for patient care.
CMS issues proposed two-midnight rule modifications and the reduction in the role of recovery audit contractors.
Physicians should be aware that Phase II of OCR's HIPAA Audits have commenced. Here is a short check-list to prepare your practice.
Nine HIPAA missteps that experts say medical practices make every day.
TAP — technical, administrative, and physical controls should form the foundation of HIPAA compliance.
When attesting to meaningful use, be sure you are truthful about your HIPAA compliance efforts. Otherwise, you could risk being audited.
For hospice providers in both acute care and home settings, one item to place on your New Year's resolutions list is CAHPS Survey Implementation.
The end of the year is approaching rapidly and one thing you do not want to do is drag old A/R into the New Year.
In order to prevail in golf, you need to know the nuances of the game. Likewise, physicians should know how to navigate HIPAA.