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Gastroenterology Coding Alert

Reader Question:
It’s HIPAA-Certified – Should You Trust That?

Question: Our office has purchased encryption software that claims to be “100-percent HIPAA compliant.” When a vendor claims its product is “HIPAA compliant,” what does this really mean? Supercoder subscriber Answer: Nearly every vendor of an encryption product that targets the healthcare market will claim that the product is HIPAA compliant – this is important because health information that is [...]