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Security First, then Compliance
Data breaches hurt patients, medical practices and businesses. Breach investigations are much more likely to occur than HIPAA audits. Data breaches 46 can turn into expensive lawsuits. Only one federal agency conducts HIPA audits, while many federal and state agencies enforce data breach penalties. We are focused first on protecting you against data breaches, then on compliance. Contact us for more information.
17,000 Patient Records Breached per day on average
56% of patients whose data was breached lost trust and confidence in their healthcare provider
Only 43% of healthcare providers have an accurate inventory of employees' and customers' personal data
63% of healthcare institutions experience a Reportable Data Breach
$188 average cost per Breached Record
91% of healthcare organizations are using cloud-based services
47% are not confident in the ability to keep data secure in the cloud
AND THAT'S JUST A FEW
HIPAA Compliancy Is
Required By LAW
Ensure compliance. protect yourself from potential data breaches and ensure the safety of Electronic Private Healthcare Information (ePHI).
The Office of Civil Rights—HIPAA Audit Program is in place. This year alone over 1200 aud t letters have been sent cut by the OCR. Make sure your practice is protected. A breach occurrence within a non-HIPAA compliant practice can result in millions of dollars in lines and Medicare fraud charges. Within a small practice the average fine up to $44,000 per doctor. With the OCR being proactive for the first time—you can be at risk without the appropriate processes and documentation in place.
What Can You Do?
Contact Think Technologies Group immediately at (855) 789-6043 and let us take care of the technical safeguards that need to be addressed/met under the Security Rule of the Health Insurance Portability and Protection Act.