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Is Your Practice Up-to-Date on HIPAA Compliance?

Under the HITECH Act, Phase 2 audits for HIPAA compliance are currently underway, and will continue until June 2015. These audits will include all covered entities, as well as business associates such as software vendors and medical billing companies.

According to HITECH regulations, every practice is required to conduct a risk analysis. Studies,

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3 Ways to Ensure HIPAA Compliance While Building Your Online Brand

We live in an era of constant communication, and brand awareness demands that health care institutions maintain an active social media presence. At the same time, however, there is increasing emphasis placed on safeguarding personal information, and the regulations governing health data are appropriately restrictive. 

Health care institutions

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Millennials & Their Data Security Habits

I read this article 'Do Millennials Believe in Data Security?' from Harvard Business Review (http://blogs.hbr.org/2014/02/do-millennials-believe-in-data-security/) and found it to be a really interesting read. Much has been said on the impatience of Millennials and the way they handle their data securely is no different. In short, when it comes

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Success Story: Los Alamos National Bank

At A Glance

Organization: Los Alamos National Bank (LANB)

Industry: Banking – LANB provides full-service banking (including deposit accounts, consumer, safe deposit box rentals; commercial and real estate loans; international services including currency exchange and wires; trust and investment services).

Solution:

  • Comprehensive IT FFIEC/COBIT

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Success Story: Lubbock National Bank

At A Glance

Organization: Lubbock National Bank (LNB)

Industry: Banking

Solution: Full Risk-Based Technology Controls Review & Risk Assessment

Benefits:

  • Simplified risk and audit assessment process
  • Clear picture of LNB’s compliance and security standards
  • Standardized policies and procedures across locations

“RiskKey was great to use and

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Merry Christmas from the Garland Group

We got creative once again for our Christmas video and hope you enjoy us being a little silly! Kudos needs to go to Roz Garland for coming up with the words (she even rhymed Continuous Compliance? Wow.) and putting the video together. We are so thankful to all of you we work with and hope you continue to trust in us. Our aim is to never

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Compliance: Gain a Competitive Edge

Businesses are tasked daily to increase revenue and maintain profit margins. With today’s economy a competitive edge no matter how minuscule can be the difference between a win and a loss. We see this in retail, in the job market, in manufacturing and now in security and compliance.

I know. It’s hard to even think of the money spent on compliance

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Make Compliance Fun series - Stairs

I recently did a post for CUES Skybox about whether you can make something traditionally boring, like compliance, fun? Seriously, no joke. We think you can and want to show you other ways that people have gotten creative and made a tough, boring, complex process better by injecting a little fun into it.

Here's a great example of how to take

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New Chapter | Continuous Compliance & RiskKey Platform

Since the beginning of The Garland Group, formerly DCS, Inc., we have always looked for opportunities to improve what we do for our customers. We instill in all our employees to search for ways to provide more value to keep our customers happy. Today, we think we've done it again but this time, by an order of magnitude greater.

Today we are

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