One complaint to HHS can mean a $50,000 fine if they can establish “willful neglect”.
Having a HIPAA plan is not enough – you must also execute it to ensure HIPAA compliance. Our experience working with the medical industry has shown us that willful neglect is more likely than not.
Matthijssen is the only partner you need to successfully navigate through the medical industry compliance regulations, because we’ve already partnered with a law firm that specializes in HIPAA. You won’t need a law firm specializing in compliance to create policy and privacy manuals or application providers to ensure proper configuration and operation – our partnership allows us to be your “one-stop-shop” for everything HIPAA related, including training so all employees of your medical practice understand their roles and responsibilities regarding EMR and PHI.