Looking for a Business Associate Agreement? Download our FREE starter template.
Total HIPAA Logo

THE TOTAL HIPAA

Resource Library

Your best source for HIPAA compliance news and information

Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Post Type Selectors

Featured Resources

HIPAA 101 Cover

Free Download: HIPAA 101

How well do you meet basic HIPAA regulations? Our HIPAA Compliance 101 resource outlines the key considerations that you will need to ensure you stay HIPAA Compliant.
Download Now →

Security Webinar Cover

Free Webinar: Annual HIPAA Requirements & Security Standards

In this webinar, we discussed annual HIPAA requirements, document review, and the compliance procedures you need to have in place to prevent breaches and pass audits.
Watch Now →

Explore Resources

Why Insurance Agents Need to Be HIPAA Compliant

Why Insurance Agents Need to Be HIPAA Compliant

The world of HIPAA compliance is often confusing and complex. It can be hard to tell what exactly the standards ...
OCR Settlement Proves Quick Breach Response Can Protect Your Business

OCR Settlement Proves Quick Breach Response Can Protect Your Business

If you’re a Covered Entity or someone who is affected by HIPAA laws and regulations, you know as well as anyone ...
What to Do If a Client or Auditor Asks for a Pen Test

What to Do If a Client or Auditor Asks for a Pen Test

If your organization handles sensitive information, you may encounter a client, security auditor, or third party ...
Is Gmail’s Confidential Mode HIPAA Compliant?

Is Gmail’s Confidential Mode HIPAA Compliant?

Gmail is exceedingly popular among email users for both personal and business purposes — and for good reason. It’s ...
Five Key Takeaways from Our July Webinar

Five Key Takeaways from Our July Webinar

We recently hosted a webinar, “Annual HIPAA Requirements and Security Standards,” in which we discussed annual ...
Have You Updated Google Chrome to the Latest Version?

Have You Updated Google Chrome to the Latest Version?

Google released a new version of Chrome last week for Windows, Mac, and Linux which includes several new security ...
Using a Virtual Private Network (VPN) vs. SSL/TLS in a HIPAA Environment

Using a Virtual Private Network (VPN) vs. SSL/TLS in a HIPAA Environment

Whether you’re working from home, your local coffee shop, or from the airport between layovers, you will likely ...
How to Use HIPAA to Defend Against Common Cybersecurity Attacks

How to Use HIPAA to Defend Against Common Cybersecurity Attacks

While much of the anti-malware technology we have to protect us from hackers has become increasingly more ...
Microsoft Announces End of Support for Internet Explorer

Microsoft Announces End of Support for Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer was once one of the biggest players in the browser game, but now it’s coming to its end of days. ...
Protected Health Information (PHI): Everything You Need to Know about HIPAA and PHI

Protected Health Information (PHI): Everything You Need to Know about HIPAA and PHI

What is Protected Health Information (PHI)? The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) is a ...
Can You Share PHI Over Phone or Text?

Can You Share PHI Over Phone or Text?

We live in a fast-paced, digital world where information is shared more quickly than it ever has been. Between ...
What is NIST 800-50 and How Should It Inform Your HIPAA Training?

What is NIST 800-50 and How Should It Inform Your HIPAA Training?

For organizations that deal with sensitive client or employee information, (e.g., Medical Practices, Employer ...
How HIPAA Safeguards Can Help You Safely Transmit PHI

How HIPAA Safeguards Can Help You Safely Transmit PHI

For organizations handling Protected Health Information (PHI), cybersecurity attacks and other security threats ...
New OCR Guidelines for Defending Against Cybersecurity Attacks

New OCR Guidelines for Defending Against Cybersecurity Attacks

In a recent statement, President Biden encouraged private sector companies to give increased attention to their ...
Password Best Practices Are Changing. How Should You Adapt?

Password Best Practices Are Changing. How Should You Adapt?

As technology becomes more and more sophisticated, so do the strategies hackers use in data breaches. Now more ...
HIPAA and ERISA: Everything You Need to Know

HIPAA and ERISA: Everything You Need to Know

If you’ve been taking concrete steps towards implementing and maintaining HIPAA compliance across your ...
Deadline for Reporting Small HIPAA Breaches Is March 1st

Deadline for Reporting Small HIPAA Breaches Is March 1st

HIPAA breaches involving fewer than 500 individuals which occurred during 2021 must be reported to the US ...
Top 10 Total HIPAA Blogs of 2021

Top 10 Total HIPAA Blogs of 2021

Throughout 2021, Total HIPAA has focused on providing information that will keep your organization HIPAA compliant ...
The Ohio Data Protection Act and HIPAA Compliance

The Ohio Data Protection Act and HIPAA Compliance

Every day, there seems to be a new headline about another organization whose data security has been breached. It’s ...
What You Need to Do to Be HIPAA Compliant After Signing a BAA

What You Need to Do to Be HIPAA Compliant After Signing a BAA

Before agreeing to trust another business with your data, there are several precautions you need to take. Firstly, ...

Take control of your compliance.

Take Control of Your Compliance
Save & Share Cart
Your Shopping Cart will be saved and you'll be given a link. You, or anyone with the link, can use it to retrieve your Cart at any time.
Back Save & Share Cart
Your Shopping Cart will be saved with Product pictures and information, and Cart Totals. Then send it to yourself, or a friend, with a link to retrieve it at any time.
Your cart email sent successfully :)

[el.selectedIndex]
[el.selectedIndex]
[fieldObj.selectedIndex]
[fieldObj.selectedIndex]
[el.selectedIndex]
[el.selectedIndex]
[fieldObj.selectedIndex]
[fieldObj.selectedIndex]
[el.selectedIndex]
[el.selectedIndex]
[fieldObj.selectedIndex]
[fieldObj.selectedIndex]