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Get HIPAA Compliant

Healthcare attorneys Ericka L. Adler and Rachel V. Rose provide insight on the HIPAA rules facing your medical practice and five strategies to stay compliant in this webinar, presented March 18, 2014, sponsored by Acentec.

You can also download a PDF of their presentation, offering guidance on everything from use of smartphones and BYOD devices at your practice to who is and who isn't a "business associate" under HIPAA law. Click here.

HIPAA

It's time to start budget planning for 2015 and that should include IT expenses. Here are eight areas of focus for your medical practice.

The importance of HIPAA policies and procedures should not be overlooked. Doing so can be costly.

Be smart. Securely dispose of old practice computers and other devices and install safeguards on new technology. You'll be glad you did.

Federal HIPAA violations and state law causes of action are nothing to ignore. The penalties are substantial.

Assessing your medical practice for risks and determining the likelihood and severity of impact will help you determine the most important areas to focus on.

Court signals federal HIPAA violations do not prevent claimants from bringing a state common-law suit; cautions physicians on the extent of practice liability.

Here are six of the biggest healthcare technology trends on the horizon, and what they mean for physicians.

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