Phase 2 of HIPAA Audits: How Can Anesthesia Practices Prepare?


Patrick Callaghan, Daniel Gottlieb and Edward Zacharias were the authors of a checklist cited here to help anesthesia practices update their HIPAA policies, procedures and documentation in preparation for an expected increase in HIPAA Phase 2 audits. The checklist recommends that all action items identified in a risk assessment have been or are nearly completed, and that the organization has a complete inventory of business associates for audit data requests. Read the full article