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Steri·Safe HIPAA Compliance Solutions

With Steri·Safe® HIPAA Compliance Solutions, we offer flexible training to ensure your staff keeps patient privacy protected. We protect what matters.

Fill out the form or call 847-943-6069 to start protecting your business today.

Rely on Our HIPAA Training & Compliance Experts to Keep Your Staff and Business Safe

Service Level to Match Your Needs
Offering onsite and web-based support, along with site-level reporting and tools to build and update comprehensive practice and risk management plans.

Online Access to Training and Documentation
Reduce the risk of HIPAA violations with ease, with our online portal, MyStericycle.com. Stay on top of HIPAA training, online risk assessment tools, and customizable HIPAA policy templates, available 24/7.

Trusted Experts
With 30 years of experience managing compliance, we can help you keep staff safe and provide peace of mind.

 

HIPAA Service Levels:

Program Elements

Steri·Safe HIPAA Compliance Solutions

Steri·Safe Preferred HIPAA Compliance Solutions

Dedicated Healthcare Compliance Educator:

  • Annual onsite training led by a certified Healthcare Compliance Educator
  • Annual onsite HIPAA Privacy and Security Gap Analysis with recommendations for safeguards and scenario-specific controls
  • Ongoing support to answer HIPAA questions throughout the year
 

100% Satisfaction Guarantee:

  • If you are not fully satisfied with your first onsite HIPAA evaluation and training, you may cancel your contract within 30 days of your initial onsite visit.
 

Online Training Center:  

  • MyStericycle.com has on-demand training modules including: Annual Review of HIPAA Privacy, Breach and Security Rules, HIPAA & Social Media, HIPAA Security Awareness 101
  • Attendance tracking and reporting
  • Additional training for HIPAA administrators

Easy-to-Use Interactive Compliance Tools on MyStericycle.com:

  • HIPAA Privacy and Security Risk Assessments on
    MyStericycle.com
  • Action Plan recommendations for compliance gaps

Online HIPAA Resources Library:

  • 100+ customizable policy and procedures templates
  • Downloadable recordkeeping forms
  • Patient Privacy Rights Guide for HIPAA Privacy Administration

Ongoing Awareness and Regulatory Updates:

  • HIPAA Compliance Alert newsletter
  • Access to live and recorded webinars

Discount on Health care Products:

  • 10% discount on sharps containers, mailback, and safety materials when you order online at MyStericycle.com

Why Steri•Safe Compliance Solutions?

Simple, Professional Service

Expert Partners by Your Side

One Source, Countless Solutions

We’ve designed our operations to deliver convenience, with minimal intrusion into your busy schedule. Using on-demand digital tools and professional drivers with a 99.7%1 on-time track record, we keep your back office running smoothly.

Our team of in-house OSHA and HIPAA experts provide deep knowledge when and where you want it. From online training to live audits to acute response, Stericycle partners with you to manage both day to day needs and unexpected situations.

From biohazardous and pharmaceutical waste to OSHA & HIPAA training to medical products, Stericycle offers an unparalleled breadth of services. Build a package that’s right for you, and we’ll grow our partnership alongside your business.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What does HIPAA stand for?

HIPAA is an acronym for the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. It is legislation that provides data privacy and security provisions for protecting medical information.

What is the purpose of HIPAA?

HIPAA is intended to protect the privacy and security of patient confidentiality. The Privacy Rule, or Standards for Privacy of Individually Identifiable Health Information establishes national standards for the protection of specific health information that is held or transferred in electronic form.

Who must comply with HIPAA?

Healthcare providers such as hospitals, health clinics, doctors, nursing homes, pharmacies, dentists, psychologists, chiropractors and more must comply with HIPAA. HIPAA applies to healthcare providers, health plans, and healthcare clearinghouses if those organizations transmit health data electronically.

What happens if an organization does not abide by HIPAA standards?

If an organization doesn’t comply with HIPAA standards, they are in violation with standards and provisions details in 45 CFR Parts 160, 162, and 164. There are hundreds of ways HIPAA rules can be violated, some common violations include:
•    Disclosing protected health information (PHI) without permission
•    Unauthorized access of PHI
•    Failure to terminate access rights to PHI when no longer required
•    Improper disposal of PHI
•    Failure to terminate access rights to PHI when no longer required
•    Theft of patient records
•    Failure to provide HIPAA training and security awareness training
 

 

Gain Access to Customizable HIPAA Resources

The importance of ongoing compliance training program is crucial not only in order to ensure compliance and protect the PHI of your patients, but also to protect your practice from potential fines and penalties for HIPAA and HITECH violations.

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