Complying with the HIPAA Breach Notification Rule: A Guide for the Dental Office


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HIPAA requires a covered dental practice to have written policies and procedures on breach notification and to adhere to them before, during and after a breach.  Failure to do so can result in penalties.  Complying with the HIPAA Breach Notification Rule book with e-book guides practices through the steps of creating a HIPAA-compliant breach notification program, emphasizing how to prevent and prepare for a data breach.  This user-friendly resource includes information to help dental practices:

Create written policies and procedures to help
protect against breaches and ransomware
Secure protected health information (PHI) to
protect patients from medical identity theft
Send a breach notification
Notify affected individuals
Notify the Office of Civil Rights (OCR)
Delete social media posts
Encrypt a computer