As you start your year, one of the most critical aspects of your RIM business relates to compliance. It is important for your company and non-negotiable when it comes to serving your clients.
On this weeks show, the “HIPAA Man” Tom Dumez, President of Prime Compliance, joins us to discuss the important compliance issues emerging in the RIM service industry in 2013.
We talk about HIPAA, HITECH, PCI compliance and more. We spend some time chatting about something I never even considered that relates to compliance…. your company policy and procedures manual. It’s good stuff. Dont miss it.
We’ll also catch you up on the latest industry news.
Enjoy the show.
Show Length: 30 minutes
Special Thanks to our Exclusive Show Sponsor, O’Neil Software.
Tom Dumez, Compliance Consultant/Employee HIPAA Trainer from Kent Record Management is the RIM industry guru on employee compliance. He trains RIM company employees to fully understand compliance and their role in it.
We had Tom on the show about a year ago but on today’s show I wanted to catch up with him about what he is seeing in the industry related to compliance.
We also catch you up on the latest industry news, including a brief chat with Ian Thomas of O’Neil Software about the recent Iron Mountain / Accutrac announcement.
Enjoy the show.
Show Length: 32 minutes
RIMproReport Show 09 with Ian Thomas, O’Neil Software – Tom Dumez, Kent Records – Steve Richards, Richards and Richards
On this week’s show we chat with Ian Thomas of O’Neil Software about trends he is seeing in the RIM service industry. I encourage you to follow Ian’s Twitter feed as he has great info and updates there.
We also converse with Tom Dumez, VP of HR at Kent Records in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Tom has led the charge at Kent to ensure all staff understand and comply with HIPAA related requirements in their record center. Tom is also now helping other RIM service companies ensure staff are HIPAA savvy as well. If you are interested in chatting more with Tom you can reach him via email at “trainings” at “kentrecords” dot com. Or call his toll free number at 800.536.6681.
Finally, we talk at length with Steve Richards of Richards and Richards about being ready for disaster in you RIM business. With a recent fire in our industry, there is no better person to talk to than Steve. And as much as many believe they are prepared, this interview should not be missed. Just listening and implementing one thing Steve talks about in this show could save you some major headaches if anything did ever happen to you.
As always, we include this week’s industry news and a few other things.
For your information, this is the show time blocks.
- Ian Thomas starts at the 5 minute mark,
- Tom Dumez at 21 minutes into the show,
- The Industry news is at 40 minutes and
- Steve Richards comes on at about the 45 minute mark.
Enjoy this week’s show.
Show Length: 80 minutes but who’s counting? With a show this good, you don’t need to count.
Welcome to the first official RIMproReport broadcast. While this is the first episode of the news series, we have had some interview shows we provided to set the stage. But here it is. Yay!On today’s show we talk to Jim Booth, Executive Director of PRISM International. We’ll talk about the new HIPAA rule and PRISM’s response to it. You can learn more on this HIPAA response page on the PRISM site.
We also do an in depth interview with Michael Sullivan of Automated Records Centre in State College, PA. Mike discusses some of the things he is doing and has implemented that are contributing to some particularly significant success in a small market like State College.
Finally, we get some great advice from Ray Barry of Shred School in response our Mail Bag question of the week.
Plus we cover some news and generally try to figure things out on the new RIMproReport.
Show Length: 51 minutes (download it and listen to it at the gym or on your way to work)