The mandate: Respond to HIPAA, HITECH and other privacy and security-related laws and regulations

The opportunity: Strengthen your organizational culture and your market position

Phyllis Patrick & Associates, LLC helps you turn requirement into opportunity. We offer consulting and educational services in security, privacy and compliance for healthcare providers, their business partners and other organizations. We apply strategic thinking and creativity to help shape your programs so they meet organizational needs as well as legal obligations. Phyllis Patrick & Associates, LLC can help your organization identify protected information, establish policies and practices to secure it, train your workforce on privacy and security issues, and align your technology and resources to support those policies. We can make security, privacy and compliance mainstream topics at every level of your organization. Assure compliance today and be ready for what’s coming tomorrow.

FOR INFORMATION AND RESOURCES ON RECENT OCR POSTINGS, see our Tools and Resources page.
  • OCR and the ONC have released a new Fact Sheet that explains how the HIPAA Rules permit disclosures of Protected Health Information (PHI) to support public health activities conducted by public health agencies. It also gives a few helpful examples of sharing PHI in support of other important public health policies. HIPPA and Public Health Fact Sheet
  • OCR issues guidance for 2016 HIPAA DESK AUDITS,  - JULY 13, 2016 informational webinar. HIPAA Compliance Audits, Phase 2 Informational Webinar