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What Countries are covered by GDPR?

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GDPR stands for General Data Protection Regulation. It is a European Union (EU) Regulation that was accepted on April 27, 2016 and the purpose of GDPR is to strengthen the protection of personal data. In simple words it means the law will lay out rules regulations how organizations will protect the personal data of people residing in ….  Read More

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HIPAA Compliance for Email

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Are Emails HIPAA Compliant? In a busy health care environment emails are convenient way to share the details and information of an individual. At the same time keeping email secure is tricky. According to HHS, the security rule does not prohibit the use of email for sending ePHI. Though, it asks covered entities and business ….  Read More

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Top Phishing Prevention Tips – Prevent Phishing Attack

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Phishing prevention is said to be an ample set of tools and techniques that can help recognize and neutralize phishing attacks in advance. In this guide, we will discuss top phishing prevention tips and a number of other phishing security measure that focuses on phishing protection while offering helpful techniques that will save user data ….  Read More

HIPAA. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996.

How long must HIPAA compliance records be retained

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HIPAA Data Retention Requirements The HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) data retention requirements apply to both covered entities and business associates. HIPAA data retention requirements say that every covered entities and business associates must maintain the records of individual’s data for 6 years. It compulsory because if Office for Civil Rights (OCR) of ….  Read More

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HIPAA Password Requirements

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What you need to know to keep yourself compliant. All health care organizations, covered entities and business associates must comply with HIPAA compliance and it is necessary for them to update, monitor and maintain HIPAA compliance. The very first HIPAA requirement for ePHI storage in computer is the creation and deployment of an effective password ….  Read More