Healthcare professionals know it is important to protect the privacy of their patients, but the issue can become complex when determining how to protect specific types of information, and understanding how to abide by security regulations, including the creation of written policies, and procedures. Here are five often overlooked areas in which you have direct control over your level of security.
This whitepaper examines:
- Regular Backups of Patient Data
- Emailing of Patient Information
- Use of File-Sync Services
- Information Access
Examining these are vital to reaching maximum HIPAA compliance.