HIPAA compliance involves a lot of technical aspects and employee accountability to protect the Personal Identifiable Information (PII) of patients. If PII is not protected, medical practices can face huge fines and that could lead to the practice closing. There are very easy and quick things to do to get very well protected in the eyes of HIPAA and show HIPAA due diligence.
We can help with getting your network HIPAA secured.
Basics of HIPAA Secure Requirements
Need a Firewall
Password protect everything
Individual User Accounts for Accountability
Limit Access to Information on a Need to Know Basis
Use Supported Operating Systems
Regularly Patched OS's