Wondering how to make your transactions with your medical transcription company even more HIPAA compliant? If you find yourself struggling to maintain security in all areas of your medical practice, then you might be interested in learning more about HIPAA compliance.
Every medical practice needs to be aware of the fact that identity theft is alive and well, particularly medical identity theft. While it may not seem like a big deal if someone else uses your identity to be treated for a medical issue, it could be one that costs you your life.
Too many people have had this happen and only later discovered that their alter ego was not allergic to a certain medication, while they were. The medical records can end up being changed and this can cause anywhere from minor to fatal mistakes. It`s important to be HIPAA compliant in all that you do so that your clients are protected.