How Does HIPAA Benefit Your Business?

Ask anyone in the healthcare industry about HIPAA and they likely won’t have many good things to say about it. HIPAA is designed to protect confidential patient information, and there are some very precise and detailed security rules to be followed as a result. However, being HIPAA compliant can actually be a good thing for…

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Is Change in Store for HIPAA Compliance in 2017?

Although HIPAA has been in existence for many years, its policies have changed considerably. The Office of Civil Rights has announced they will deliver further changes in 2017, most notably increasing the amount of audits and modernizing HIPAA. These changes will require businesses to alter their IT security services to remain compliant. Here are some…

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The Ultimate HIPAA Compliance Survival Guide

Every healthcare provider must comply with HIPAA guidelines, whether they like it or not. The problem is HIPAA guidelines can be so complex, it’s easy to misunderstand a certain standard or regulation. Unfortunately, a lack of understanding isn’t a valid excuse when it comes to a potential HIPAA audit. The good thing is there are…

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How to Protect Your Employees From Phishing

Phishing attacks come in many different forms to businesses. You can spend a significant amount of money on IT support for small and midsize businesses, but if your employees aren’t educated about how phishing attacks occur, then you will be just as vulnerable as anyone else. Hackers will always target small businesses, but by following…

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The Top 10 Cyber Security Risks for 2017

Cyber threats are always a possibility, whether you own a small business or a large corporation. Having a proactive IT management strategy can help you stay ahead of the curve and know what you’re going to do in the event of a cyber attack. However, with the innovative ways cybercriminals go about hacking data, it’s…

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