Most Covered Entities and Business Associates have noticed an increase in investigations and audits by Health and Human Services. Well, buckle up and be prepared for additional investigations and audits by HHS. Tossing Sequestration to the wind, HHS has just posted that they will be hiring even more Health Information Privacy Specialists, which will undoubtedly result in more investigations and audits. Beat them to the punch. Make certain that you are conducting your own Risk Analysis, providing required training and ensuring compliance with all Federal and State regulations.