4-Step Plan for HIPAA Compliance [Infographic]

While HIPAA privacy and security rules are standardized, healthcare organizations still must interpret the rules to determine how to assess their own risk of security breaches - and prevent them.

The infographic below from PerfectServe outlines the problem with protecting health information, that electronic protected health information, or ePHI, is being compromised by cyber-attacks and mishandling of information, and the solution, a four-step approach to safeguard healthcare organizations from security breaches. For each step, it also lists questions to ask your management team and IT teams to ensure HIPAA compliance, hopefully eliminating the high cost of HIPAA data breaches.