How to Protect Your Healthcare Assets: Q&A

How to Protect Your Healthcare Assets: Q&A

Highly-regarded attorneys Sean McKenna, Lauren Nelson, and Vincent Aiello of Spencer Fane LLP recently held the comprehensive webinar Preserving and Protecting Assets in Healthcare joined by Catherine Short and First Healthcare Compliance. Read Sean, Lauren, and Vince’s lively question and answer session related to enforcement and liability proceedings with asset protection, and explore government and private litigation matters.
Infographic: HIPAA, Health Apps, & Securing PHI

Infographic: HIPAA, Health Apps, & Securing PHI

Adapted from First Healthcare Compliance’s presentation with Rachel V. Rose, JD, MBA, principal with Rachel V. Rose – Attorney at Law, P.L.L.C., HIPAA and Health Apps, this infographic is a concise focus on the best steps to mitigate risk when dealing with sensitive protected health information (PHI). 
Evaluation and Management Updates 2023 Training and Q&A

Get to Know the 2023 E/M Updates: Training and Q&A Session Feb 7th

Executive Vice President of Coding & Documentation, Kathy Pride, RHIT, CPC, CCS-P, and Director of Coding & Documentation Services, Becky Jacobson, CCS-P, CPC, CPEDC, CBCS, MBS, CEMC, BSN at Panacea Healthcare Solutions will lead the complementary training and Q&A session, “Evaluation and Management Updates 2023: Training and Q&A” on February 7, 1-2:45 pm ET

Infographic: 6 Steps To Mitigate Risks with PHI

Adapted from First Healthcare Compliance’s presentation with Rachel V. Rose, JD, MBA, principal with Rachel V. Rose – Attorney at Law, P.L.L.C., "HIPAA and Health Apps,” this infographic is a concise focus on the best steps to mitigate risk when dealing with sensitive protected health information (PHI).

Congratulations to our 2022 Presenter of the Year!

Each year thousands of healthcare compliance professionals rely…

Employee Snooping & Insider Threats

1st Talk Compliance features guest Raymond Ribble, CEO and Founder at SPHER, Inc., on the topic of “Employee Snooping & Insider Threats.” Ray joins our host Catherine Short to discuss snooping and insider threats and why user monitoring and ePHI access strategies are vital to the security of sensitive patient information and data protection. With so much attention and money surrounding cybersecurity in the healthcare industry, malicious employees may decide to purposefully disclose patient information. Since employees and contractors may have knowledge of your network setup, vulnerabilities, and access codes, snooping employees with malicious intent hold the key to exposing your organization to a series of unwanted risks and threats. Listen as we identify signs of unauthorized access, provide guidelines to prevent snooping, and offer procedures to detect insider threats.
Big Changes in 2023 for Ambulatory Surgical Centers (ASCs)

Big Changes in 2023 for Ambulatory Surgical Centers (ASCs)

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have created over 50 new C-codes (C7500–C7555) for Ambulatory Surgical Centers (ASCs) that affect many procedures. These codes were created to allow additional payment for packaged services for ASCs. This article highlights the new C-codes that affect Cardiology, Interventional Radiology and Electrophysiology.

A Standing Ovation for the Compliance Super Ninjas of 2022!

What does it mean to be selected as a Compliance Super Ninja? At…

Recent HIPAA, Ransomware & Data Privacy Issues to Put at The Top of Your List

Guest Author Rachel V. Rose, JD, MBA encourages to don't let the holidays get in the way of legal compliance.
Infographic: 6 Areas of Potential Liability for Healthcare Providers