HHS released a short video (under 2 minutes) in 2012 that briefly explains the HIPAA Security Rule. With the upcoming HIPAA Omnibus Rule enforcement and the expanded regulation to Business Associates, we thought we would post the video again.
Note the push to implement encryption to protect patient records!
HHS OCR – HIPAA Security Rule
[framed_box bgColor=”#ffd390″] Organizations need to perform a Risk Assessment to determine the likelihood of risks and what additional security measures should be put in place to protect patient information.
understand the HIPAA Risk Assessment process