Brightside Behavioral Health Receives HIPAA Seal of Compliance

Compliancy Group has certified Brightside Behavioral Health based in Warwick, Rhode Island to be in compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) after implementing an efficient HIPAA compliance plan.

Brightside Behavioral Health is a high quality behavioral health services provider catering to individuals and families residing in Rhode Island communities. It gives support to communities through awareness and education campaigns as well as treatment of behavioral health problems.

Because Brightside Behavioral Health provides mental health services, it needs to comply with the HIPAA Rules. The HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules have set restrictions in the use and disclosure of protected health information (PHI). As such, HIPAA-covered entities and business associates must put security measures in place to protect the integrity, availability, and confidentiality of PHI.

Brightside Behavioral Health works hard to give its clients the best mental healthcare services, according to its Clinical Director Hallie Fleischman. It is prepared to do all that is needed to secure the PHI of its clients, including compliance with the HIPAA, which is a critical best practice. The best of healthcare can only be given to clients if there is proper adherence to the HIPAA guidelines.

Many HIPAA-covered entities find it hard to establish and maintain an effective HIPAA compliance program. That is why, the assistance of third-party compliance experts, like Compliancy Group, is often sought to make sure that they are able to fully comply with all terms of the HIPAA Rules.

Compliancy Group’s methodology simplifies HIPAA compliance and allows healthcare providers to operate with confidence. Its proven, quick to follow HIPAA compliance strategy helps its clients to track their compliance status. The Guard, a compliance tracking software developed by Compliancy Group is really helpful in tracking compliance.

Brigtside Behavioral Health reached out to Compliancy Group for help in incorporating the best practices required by HIPAA. After following the Six Stage Implementation Program of Compliancy Group and making sure that an HIPAA-compliant program is in place, Compliancy Group gave this mental healthcare provider the HIPAA Seal of Compliance award.

With the HIPAA Seal of Compliance, the present and future Brightside Behavioral Health clients can be confident that the privacy and security of their PHI are protected and they receive the best quality of services.