HIPAA compliance checklist 2021

Is your HIPAA compliance checklist for 2021 ready?  The Healthcare Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) plays a critical role in healthcare organizations, and the end of the year is…

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SNF HIPAA Risk Assessment and Senior Care

A SNF focused HIPAA Risk Assessment is part of the essential security and privacy compliance program in senior care communities and (SNF) Skilled Nursing Facilities. Healthcare Insurance Portability and Accountability…

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Nursing Home Industry Analysis and Covid-19

Although a nursing home industry analysis predicts future growth typically over the next five years, implementing safety precautions now can help stop the spread of Covid-19 and ensure resident safety…

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Value-Based Reimbursement Models

There’s a reason the healthcare industry is shifting toward value-based reimbursement models and away from volume-based care. Value-based care reimburses healthcare providers based on the quality of care they provide,…

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OIG Self-Disclosure Requirements

What about OIG self-disclosure requirements?  The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) created a Self-Disclosure Protocol (SDP) to give healthcare providers the opportunity to disclose when they have uncovered evidence…

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