Latest round of OCR audits highlight HIPAA risk analysis and risk management shortcomings

The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has released its latest report with findings from their 2016 and 2017 series of audits as required under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA)/HITECH Privacy, Security, and Breach Notification Rules (HIPAA Rules).

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