HIPAA/Texas HB 300 Online Training Courses For Hospital Employees

HIPAA and Texas H.B. 300 Online Training Courses For Hospital Employees According to Healthcare IT News, hospitals that don’t take the right steps to correct a HIPAA violation are subject to large fines. St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center in Brighton, Massachusetts was fined more than $218,000 for not using secure documentation methods to track patient records. […]

TEXAS: House Bill 300 – Everything Is Bigger in Texas

Organizations in Texas that create, store, handle, transmit or have access to protected health information (PHI) need to be informed of TX House Bill 300. Fewer things are as personal, private or important as medical records. Texas lawmakers were serious about protecting sensitive information when they passed TX H.B 300 in 2011. Lawmakers were concerned […]