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Live Compliance – HIPAA Frequently Asked Questions

Do I really need to be HIPAA compliant?

Yes. Any organization which has access to, maintains or collects Protected Health Information (PHI) must be HIPAA compliant and have a HIPAA compliance program.

Our EHR vendor does this because our information is in the cloud…

This is Not correct.  The EHR vendor is responsible for safeguarding their organization and protecting the information they maintain. Likewise, it is the practice’s responsibility to safeguard and protect the information they maintain. The Final Omnibus rule implemented in 2013 defines this requirement of all organizations in healthcare.

How does HIPAA directly affect MIPS?

Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) 25% Advancing Care Information Score requires you to Conduct security risk analysis.

We received a letter auditing us for 201x meaningful use, can you help us with responding?

Yes. Live Compliance can help respond and implement your Corrective Action Plan (CAP).

Your Live Compliance Organization Portal allows you and your team to monitor all of your Business Associate documents, Employee Documents, Training, Policies and Procedures, Risk Assessment and more. It makes this entire process a breeze for your organization, and insures everything is properly documented.

Learn more by visiting www.LiveCompliance.com/pact

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