8 Common HIPAA Compliance Errors to Avoid
Keeping your patients’ protected health information (PHI) private is critical. Besides being unethical and illegal, HIPAA violations can be very expensive. Penalties for HIPAA violations range from $100 per violation, when the offenders don’t know they’re violating the law, up to $50,000 per violation when the violation is due to willful neglect and is not corrected. Physicians Practice recommends your medical practice take steps to avoid these common HIPAA compliance errors.