HIPAA, RAC Audits to Become Reality for Providers

The long-delayed permanent HIPAA privacy/security audit program finally is on its way, as is the resumption of the Recovery Audit Contractor program, according to audit professionals at health information management vendor HealthPort.

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Comments (2)
Great article that highlights the importance of early preparedness to ensure HIPAA compliance strategy is on track. Vulnerabilities can be highest in missing policies and plans even in the face of good practices, failure to document processes can risk an OCR fine.
Posted by Susan L | Wednesday, June 25 2014 at 10:02AM ET
Thanks for posting this quick update on two important hospital compliance topics: RAC audits and HIPAA privacy audits. Some real practical tips from both of these two healthcare experts. Thanks again Health Data Management!
Posted by Beth F | Wednesday, June 25 2014 at 11:12AM ET
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