Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot® is a podcast and YouTube channel for physicians and health professionals that covers the legal issues and trends that affect the health care industry.
On this episode of the Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot, host Ericka Adler is joined by special guest Paul Hales, Partner at the Hales Law Group, for a discussion on how changes in web-based technology, including tracking, may be causing health care practices to unknowingly violate HIPAA. Mr. Hales provides insight on what information is protected by HIPAA and how patient privacy is threatened by the latest technology used on popular practice websites and online. Finally, Ericka and Mr. Hales discuss the need for practices to engage in website and social media audits and other best practices to assure HIPAA compliance.
For more information regarding protecting health information privacy, click here.Watch Web-based Tracking Technology and AI: HIPAA Compliance Issues for Health Care Practices