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Say Hello to AAC at PCOM

Posted by aac-wpaccss on  October 27, 2015

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Stop by our booth and say hello to the friendly faces of the American Acupuncture Council at the upcoming Pacific Symposium in San Diego from October 28 to November 3, 2015. We will have some great giveaways and it is always a pleasure to meet new and existing clients and discuss the many exciting benefits of membership with the AAC. The Pacific Symposium is hosted by Pacific College of Oriental Medicine. The annual Symposium is

HIPAA Compliance Audits on the Horizon

Posted by aac-wpaccss on  October 27, 2015

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Recently the Office of Inspector General (OIG) for the Dept of Health and Human Services (HHS) did a study and found that the Office of Civil Rights (OCR), which has responsibility for HIPAA compliance, is not doing enough to ensure covered entities (CEs), including healthcare providers and insurers, are effectively following HIPAA requirements. They found that most activities were reactive, not proactive. The OCR agreed with report’s recommendations and that they need to do more