HIPAA Phase 2 Audit Protocol: Would Your Client Pass the Test?September 22, 2016 |
Benjamin Malerba’s and Ada Kozicz’s article entitled HIPAA Phase 2 Audit Protocol: Would Your Client Pass the Test was published by the American Bar Association.
The United States Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights (OCR) recently released its protocol for the next phase of audits that will be conducted throughout the second half of 2016. Unlike Phase 1, OCR intends to use the results of the Phase 2 audits to affirmatively establish best practices for maintaining the privacy and security of protected health information (PHI), and to implement corrective action plans where non-compliance is found.
Click the link to read the full article, ABA Health eSource