The major goal of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) is to protect patients’ privacy. HIPAA aims to protect personally identifiable information (PII) as it moves through the healthcare system between providers and also patients. Anyone providing healthcare service, including providers, payers and clearinghouses, must comply with the Privacy Rule.
A majority of privacy violations are from data that has been stolen, via record removal, virtually and physically.
HIPAA Privacy Violations by Type
Violations result in millions of dollars of fines, both corporate and civil as well as criminal penalties resulting in prison time. With risk like that, let Mosaic451 provide the comfort and security for your business.