ScribeMedics LLC Receives the HIPAA Seal of Compliance Award

ScribeMedics LLC is a service provider of real-time, remote, medical transcription, EHR charting, virtual back office, and medical record review. Compliancy Group recently certified ScribeMedics LLC that it has fully complied with the regulatory requirements specified in the HIPAA Security Rule, HIPAA Privacy Rule, HIPAA Breach Notification Rule, the HITECH Act and the HIPAA Omnibus Rule.

Compliancy Group provides HIPAA-covered entities as well as business associates a tested system for making certain that entities comply with all conditions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. HIPAA comprises a set of regulatory requirements that cover the security, privacy, and confidentiality of sensitive healthcare information referred to as protected health information (PHI), which can include any individually identifiable healthcare-associated data.

Any provider that is working with a HIPAA-covered entity and get access to PHI in whatever form is considered a business associate as per HIPAA and should make sure they are compliant with HIPAA. ScribeMedics provides services that involve accessing PHI, therefore HIPAA compliance is compulsory.

ScribeMedics made a decision to work with Compliancy Group and employed its Six Stage Implementation System to make sure that it does not overlook any facet of HIPAA compliance. All throughout that process, Compliancy Group’s exclusive HIPAA-compliance tracking software program called The Guard was used to monitor progress.

Right after going through all the steps required by the compliance program, which consists of risk analysis and remediation procedure, the HIPAA compliance experts of Compliancy Group reviewed the HIPAA compliance efforts of ScribeMedics and gave ScribeMedics the HIPAA Seal of Compliance. With this HIPAA Seal of Compliance, it shows to the present and potential clients of ScribeMedics that it is dedicated to protecting the privacy and security of PHI and has put in place an efficient HIPAA compliance plan.

HIPAA Compliance is not just a legislation. It is a responsibility, according to Dinesh also known as Carl Johnson, ScribeMedics’ Founder.