In the August edition of our newsletter familiarize yourself with MACRA, review a real-life hospital cybersecurity emergency and learn more about the upcoming enhancements to our IRM|Pro™ Software Suite.
If you thought Stage 3 of the Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program was being consigned to the regulatory ether given the newly proposed Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) rule, time for some new thinking.
In the next couple weeks, Clearwater will be unveiling new versions of our IRM|Analysis™, IRM|Security™, and IRM|Privacy™ software products designed with enhanced workflow and streamlined efficiency in mind.
The Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) released guidance on July 11, 2016 regarding ransomware and HIPAA. This guidance outlines activities supported by HIPAA that will assist Covered Entities and Business Associates in either preventing or quickly responding to ransomware attacks.