health center compliance

May 25, 2022

CLIENT ALERT: OIG Encourages Compliance Programs for Grantees and Health Care Providers Serving American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) Communities

2022-09-29T11:37:25-04:00By |Categories: Blog, Client Alerts, Federal Grants, Head Start, Health Care, Training and Education|Tags: , , , , |

In two recently released training modules, the Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Inspector General (OIG) encourages programs in Indian Country, including Head Start, Low Income Home Energy Assistance programs [...]

October 26, 2021

CLIENT ALERT: EEOC Updates Guidance on Religious Objections to COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates

2022-05-03T17:30:43-04:00By , |Categories: Client Alerts, Federal Grants, Government Contracts, Health Care|Tags: , , , , |

On October 25, 2021, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) updated its technical assistance document, What You Should Know About COVID-19 and the ADA, the Rehabilitation Act, and Other EEO Laws, to [...]

April 07, 2017

Part 2 Final Rule on Confidentiality of Substance Use Records: Part 1 – Determining Whether Part 2 Applies to Your Organization

2021-09-24T13:51:17-04:00By |Categories: Blog, Health Care, Training and Education|Tags: , |

On March 21, 2017, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA’s) Final Rule on 42 CFR Part 2 (“Part 2”) went into effect.  Designed to modernize Part 2, to facilitate information exchange [...]

October 23, 2016

Outdated Business Associate Agreements Lurking in Your Office? Recent $400,000 HIPAA Settlement Provides More Reasons to Get Up-to-Date Now

2022-09-29T11:38:05-04:00By , |Categories: Blog, Health Care, Training and Education|Tags: , , |

Late last month the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights (OCR) announced a $400,000 HIPAA settlement for a breach of protected health information (PHI) of more than [...]