During various season throughout the year, many of us will be traveling on vacations and to share holiday time with our friends and loved ones. We laugh, shop, eat, attend parties and do whatever we can to bring joy the trip!
Below are a few “Helpful Hints” to protect you and your family from becoming possible victims of Fraud or Identity Theft. Also remember that Children are often victims of identity theft too - so check those credit reports for everyone in the family!
Make the Call:
You and your staff work hard at meeting all the compliance requirements for HIPAA. It would be easy to forget that as a business you also are required to be FACTA compliant as well. FACTA stands for Fair and Accurate Credit Transaction Act. It is generally known as the law which allows Americans access to their credit report once per year. So what could this law possibly have to do with you?
Whether you have 1 employee or 1 million, the liabilities associated with the privacy laws apply
Since we are starting a new year, I thought it might be nice to start with some information helpful to creating a records management system. Since information is the most import asset an organization has, the beginning seemed like a great place to start.
The International Standard on Records Management defines records as such:
ISO 15489: “information created, received, and maintained as evidence and information by an organization or person, in pursuance of legal obligations or in the tran