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The Medcurity Podcast: Security | Compliance | Technology | Healthcare

The Medcurity Podcast: Security | Compliance | Technology | Healthcare

By Medcurity: HIPAA Compliance
Healthcare is complicated. Medcurity cofounders Joe Gellatly and Amanda Hepper are here to help, guiding us through the biggest issues and updates in healthcare security and compliance. From HIPAA Assessments to the dark web, learn what factors are affecting the security of healthcare information and how to protect your data. Tune in for news, advice, and more.
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Business Continuity Planning and the Zombie Apocalypse | Medcurity Live 032
What is the best way to build an effective Business Continuity Plan? Today's guest is Skip Williams, Co-Owner of KingsBridge Business Continuity, and Business Continuity Planning expert. Join Alexa and Skip for a conversation on the importance and challenges of BCP preparing, and how this area of compliance is changing due to the pandemic.  
23:18
January 27, 2021
Changing Environments: Telemedicine and New Vulnerabilities | Medcurity Live 031
Medcurity CEO, Joe Gellatly, talks about the biggest security steps healthcare organizations should take now, and how to protect patient privacy in an increasingly transparent time.
17:02
October 5, 2020
Limiting Risk: BAAs and Amazon's Alexa Skills Kit | Medcurity Live 030
How can covered entities create and maintain effective Business Associate Agreements? Craig Petronella, CEO of Petronella Technology Group, shares about the importance of good BAAs, and discusses the expansion of Amazon's "Alexa Skills Kit" and how it affects healthcare organizations.
21:54
September 23, 2020
Holding Your Data Hostage: The Threat of Ransomware | Medcurity Live 029
What is ransomware, and how can healthcare professionals avoid a cyber-attack? Our guest, Daniel Schwartz, President of Design I.T. Solutions, shares the most important things we can do to prevent ransomware attacks, and how COVID-19 has affected cybersecurity threats.
18:11
August 4, 2020
How COVID-19 and HIPAA Affect New Physicians | Medcurity Live 028
How are COVID-19 and HIPAA compliance requirements affecting today's new physicians? Our guest, Andrew Tisser of the Talk2MeDoc podcast, discusses the impact of current events on early career physicians and why he chose to shift the focus of his own podcast. 
11:42
July 20, 2020
Better Safe Than Sorry | Business Continuity Planning | Medcurity Live Episode 027
What makes up a Business Continuity Plan, and why is it important? Our company president, Amanda Hepper, shares her expertise with us in this episode of Medcurity Live. 
10:45
July 13, 2020
HIPAA Changes in Light of the Pandemic | Medcurity Live Episode 026
How have HIPAA requirements and best practices changed due to the pandemic? How have they stayed the same? Our CEO and cofounder, Joe Gellatly, discusses the new realities in healthcare security. 
11:45
July 6, 2020
Healthcare Headlines: Phishing, BAAs, and Reality TV | Medcurity Live Episode 025
Phishing, BAAs, and Reality TV: What's going on in the world of Patient Privacy? Cofounders Joe and Amanda walk us through the top healthcare news stories this month.
13:13
March 13, 2020
Tracking Coronavirus: What This Means for Healthcare Organizations | Medcurity Live Episode 024
How will the coronavirus affect HIPAA compliance? Cofounders Joe Gellatly and Amanda Hepper discuss a new coronavirus tracking website and the implications for patient privacy.
07:54
March 9, 2020
Coronavirus Scams, HIPAA Violations, Destructive Malware, and Virtual Healthcare | Healthcare Headlines | Medcurity Live Episode 023
What's going on in the world of security in healthcare? Our CEO Joe Gellatly goes over some of the biggest security news stories this month in this special Healthcare Headlines episode of Medcurity Live.
08:37
February 21, 2020
How the Hackers Got Your Healthcare Information: Social Engineering | Medcurity Live Episode 022
How do we protect our information from hackers? Cofounders Joe Gellatly and Amanda Hepper go through four strategies hackers use to get healthcare data. 
08:56
February 14, 2020
How to Create a Culture of Compliance In Healthcare | Medcurity Live Episode 021
How do we create a culture of compliance in healthcare organizations? Cofounders Joe Gellatly and Amanda Hepper go through five practical steps organizations can take to make their practice more secure.
08:01
February 6, 2020
Kobe Bryant, Celebrity Health Information, and HIPAA | Medcurity Live Episode 020
Did first responders violate HIPAA by releasing information about Kobe Bryant's death to the media? Our CEO and cofounder, Joe Gellatly, talks celebrity health information privacy in today's new episode of Medcurity Live.
08:38
January 31, 2020
The New NIST Privacy Framework: What Healthcare Professionals Need to Know | Medcurity Live Episode 019
For this episode, cofounders Joe Gellatly and Amanda Hepper share key highlights from the newly released National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Privacy Framework.
12:03
January 22, 2020
Information Security in Healthcare: Preparing for the Future, Evaluating Risk, & Making Sense of an InfoSec Program | Medcurity Live 018
For this episode of Medcurity Live, our cofounder Joe Gellatly sits down with Brant Borchert, Information Security Director for MultiCare, to discuss information security management and quantifying risk in healthcare.
27:28
January 9, 2020
Minimizing Risk: Preparing for the OCR Audit | Medcurity Live Episode 017
For this episode of Medcurity Live, our cofounders Joe Gellatly and Amanda Hepper discuss how to minimize risk by preparing for an OCR audit.
13:29
December 4, 2019
Interview with Eleven8 Consulting | Medcurity Live Episode 016
For this episode of Medcurity Live, our cofounder Amanda Hepper interviews Jennifer Offereins from Eleven8 Consulting, a Boutique Consulting Group.
11:59
October 30, 2019
Conference Recaps | Medcurity Live Episode 015
For this episode of Medcurity Live, cofounders Joe Gellatly and Amanda Hepper recap recent conferences Medcurity attended.
08:56
October 23, 2019
Emergency Preparedness | Medcurity Live Episode 014
For this episode of Medcurity Live, cofounder Amanda Hepper sat down with April Needham to discuss the CMS Emergency Preparedness Rule and what it means for healthcare organizations.
12:42
October 9, 2019
Disaster Recovery | Medcurity Live Episode 013
For this episode of Medcurity Live, our cofounders Joe Gellatly and Amanda Hepper discuss disaster recovery for healthcare organizations. 
12:03
October 2, 2019
Helping with HIPAA | Medcurity: Phase 2 | Medcurity Live Episode 012
For this episode of Medcurity Live, cofounders Joe Gellatly and Amanda Hepper announce the launch of Medcurity: Phase 2.
06:54
September 20, 2019
HIPAA Risk Assessment Walkthroughs | Medcurity Live Episode 011
For this episode of Medcurity Live, April Needham talks with our cofounder, Amanda Hepper on HIPAA assessment walkthrough tips for healthcare organizations.
09:02
September 12, 2019
HIPAA Technical Safeguards | Medcurity Live Episode 010
For this episode of Medcurity Live, our cofounders Joe Gellatly and Amanda Hepper discuss HIPAA Technical Safeguards for healthcare organizations.
14:02
August 30, 2019
Meet Amanda Hepper | Medcurity Live Episode 009
For this episode of Medcurity Live, April Needham gets to know Amanda Hepper, cofounder of Medcurity.
11:35
August 22, 2019
The Dark Web is Real | Medcurity Live Episode 008
For this episode of Medcurity Live, our cofounder Joe Gellatly sits down with Daniel Schwartz, president of Design IT Solutions to discuss the dark web and cyber security for healthcare organizations.
19:47
August 17, 2019
HIPAA Physical Safeguards | Medcurity Live Episode 007
For this episode of Medcurity Live, our cofounders Joe Gellatly and Amanda Hepper discuss HIPAA Physical Safeguards for healthcare organizations.
11:57
August 10, 2019
HIPAA Administrative Safeguards | Medcurity Live Episode 006
For this episode of Medcurity Live, our cofounders Joe Gellatly and Amanda Hepper discuss HIPAA Administrative Safeguards.
14:14
August 10, 2019
When HIPAA Hurts | Medcurity Live Episode 005
For this episode of Medcurity Live, our cofounders Joe Gellatly and Amanda Hepper discuss a HIPAA data breach that happened close to home and what healthcare organizations can learn from it.
14:08
August 10, 2019