HIPPA Fines for Small Businesses

HIPPA Fines for Small Businesses

Single doctor practice fined $100,000 for violations. 

A gastroenterology practice in Utah reached a settlement of $100,000 last week for failing to ever conduct a risk analysis. In a statement issued by the Office for Civil Rights (OCR), Steven A. Porter, M.D., has agreed to pay the $100,000 settlement and adopt a plan for corrective action. Unfortunately, this type of HIPAA fine is avoidable with appropriate steps.

Dave HansenHIPPA Fines for Small Businesses
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