Thursday, July 17, 2014
Office of Civil Rights is Now Hiring Auditors
As part of our ongoing vigilance, we monitor various US Government news feeds. One recent feed featured a "Help Wanted" advertisement from the Office of Civil Rights, the government agency that is now responsible for enforcing the nations' HIPAA laws. They are looking to hire senior auditors for investigating HIPAA compliance.
On a related note, a colleague who works for a large EHR Software house shared with me that CMS is planning to audit as many as 50% of all practices for the accuracy of their Meaningful Use Attestation. This includes, of course, having conducted and documented a Security Risk Analysis and Remediation.
Can your practice pass a CMS Audit? Can your colleagues?
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