Random HIPPA audits begin in 3 months. Get Ready now!

Individual Doctors and Practice Groups need to take the new fines under the Omnibus rule seriously! Random audits begin in 3 months!

They cover four areas:

  1. Did Not Know: $100 to $50,000
  2. Reasonable Cause: $1,000 to $50,000
  3. Willful Neglect Corrected $10,000 to $50,000
  4. Willful Neglect Not Corrected $50,000

The maximum fine, however, can be up to $1.5 million per violation per year.

Read the full article here:

http://www.healthdatamanagement.com/news/HIPAA-Omnibus-Rule-Penalties-Deserve-Serious-Attention-49100-1.html

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s