Since 1996, healthcare organizations have had to remain in compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. The law requires these companies to remain in compliance with certain data privacy laws, and with the advent of online document management systems, the law has gotten more complex.
Adhering to Specific Guidelines
With electronic document management systems becoming more commonplace with healthcare businesses, more companies are susceptible to hacking and losing crucial information. These days, many companies are still reliant on paper documents, so both physical and electronic information needs to be protected. While a lot can be done, here are some of the basic practices you need to implement.