Consultant Warns Healthcare Providers of HIPAA Changes


Healthcare providers warned of HIPAA changes

In our first blog post for Executive Ink client Matterform Media, an Albuquerque-based specialist in line-of-business technical consulting, we discuss the concerns faced by healthcare providers in the wake of changes made by the federal government to its patient-data guidelines. Changes include the types of entities that can now be fined under HIPAA–such as insurers and even web designers. The government has also changed its approach to enforcing these guidelines, and is targeting even small providers whose focus should be on what’s most important: keeping folks healthy.

Read on to see how Matterform can help protect firms from the government’s expanded regulatory bull’s-eye.