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Most Providers Unprepared for HIPAA Audit
Health Leaders Media

Most healthcare organizations charged with HIPAA compliance are not fully prepared for a privacy and security audit by federal regulators, a November survey conducted by HCPro, Inc. reveals.

For hospital leaders, already challenged on the technology front to implement ICD-10, electronic medical records systems, and pursue meaningful use certification, that’s not great news. The government has already begun conducting audits.