Background Part 1: Medicare/Medicaid Emergency Preparedness Rule

In 2016, a new requirement was issued that affects Medicare and Medicaid providers and suppliers resulting in more stringent guidelines of their emergency preparedness plans. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recognize that emergency…

Fitting Business Continuity into Business Operations

"The real problem is that the activities and processes involved in creating business continuity programs are too often seen as something different, foreign, and almost mutually exclusive of other practices businesses engage in to enhance their…

Looming Deadline for Cybersecurity Regulations

Looming Deadline for Cybersecurity Regulations – December 31, 2017: DFARS Subpart 204.73 & DFARS 252.204-7012. The Anneal Initiative team just returned from the Wichita Cyber Security Forum where professionals convened to learn, share,…