"The growth of government mandates has caused an increase in manually intensive, compliance-related tasks that reduce IT efficiency. And according to AMR Research, the total tab for compliance-related spending will exceed $6 billion over the next 5 years. At this webcast, learn firsthand from Charles Kolodgy of IDC about how you can simplify, automate and reduce the cost of achieving IT security and regulatory compliance. Get tips on how you can get away from using manual methods to ensure compliance and how to reduce the complexity and burden on your IT infrastructure."
There is a lot of good stuff out there lately, but making time to learn and apply all of it is nearly impossible for those in small practices, or with limited IT budgets. My suggestion? Find a hired gun to put your compliance house in order, train a current staff memeber to keep up with things, then make sure they have a few hours a week to do so.