Drugs and syringes have become such a problem in Starbucks bathrooms that the company is installing needle-disposal boxes

Drugs and syringes have become such a problem in Starbucks bathrooms that the company is installing needle-disposal boxes

This post, Drugs and syringes have become such a problem in Starbucks bathrooms that the company is installing needle-disposal boxes, first appeared on https://www.businessinsider.com. Starbucks is installing boxes for safe disposal of syringes in the bathrooms of certain locations, following workers’ reports of discarded needles and…

OCR Fines Providers for HIPAA Violations, Failure to Follow “Basic Security Requirements”

OCR Fines Providers for HIPAA Violations, Failure to Follow “Basic Security Requirements”

This post, OCR Fines Providers for HIPAA Violations, Failure to Follow “Basic Security Requirements”, first appeared on https://www.healthcare-informatics.com/. Florida-based Advanced Care Hospitalists PL (ACH) has agreed to pay $500,000 to the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for…

What Healthcare Providers Must Know About the New HIPAA Security Rule

What Healthcare Providers Must Know About the New HIPAA Security Rule

This post, What Healthcare Providers Must Know About the HIPAA Security Rule, first appeared on https://healthitsecurity.com. Healthcare organizations are facing increasingly sophisticated cybersecurity attacks, which is pushing entities to remain vigilant in keeping protected health in formation (PHI) secure. The HIPAA Security Rule is a national…