Hospitals and health system executives are facing unprecedented challenges in their PHI disclosure management initiatives.
- Managing skyrocketing volumes of record requests from payers, attorneys and auditors
- Complying with complex and ever-changing federal and state regulations
- Providing staff with the ongoing training to handle record requests that involve highly sensitive- patient information related to mental health, HIV, genetic testing, etc.
The Protected Health Information (PHI) disclosure management process has become so complex and such a high risk endeavor that it has grown beyond the internal capabilities and risk thresholds of many hospitals and health systems. For many institutions, it's not a matter of if they need disclosure management outsourcing help, but rather, is it the right time to make the move? .