HIPAA Best Practices / Implementation & Standardization
Smart information management makes sense for any business, but for healthcare providers it takes on a whole new aspect, thanks to government regulations of recent years. Fortunately, SynchroNet is an authorized business partner for many healthcare organizations in Western New York, meaning our internal systems and protocols meet the same HIPAA compliance standards required of any medical services provider.
Taking the necessary steps to achieve the Healthcare Business Associate designation tells you a couple of things: 1) We’re committed to fully serving our healthcare clients’ IT needs; 2) We’re first-hand practitioners of HIPAA best practices. And today, as your partner, SynchroNet is prepared to:
- Help you conduct the periodic assessment of risks to electronic Protected Health Information (ePHI) as required by law via our scheduled, regular process and best practices
- Remedy vulnerabilities within your computer network that could lead to a security breach
- Working with your provider, implement EMR (electronic medical records) management systems that quickly foster greater operational efficiency while also limiting data access to authorized users and protecting patient confidentiality
We know HIPAA regulations can be intimidating, but with SynchroNet as your HIPAA-compliant business partner, you can rest assured that your IT systems will operate efficiently, safely and lawfully. Our standardized approach to managing IT systems for healthcare providers is grounded in technical expertise and honed by experience, so If you aren’t where you need be in regard to HIPAA compliance, don’t worry, we’ll get you there.