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The increase level of awareness and training is also very important as is the culture impact of the CE’s environment. How you proceed to successfully train and change the culture depends on the choice of an external HIPAA-HITECH privacy and security auditor. Simply stated, your external auditor should possess the skills and knowledge to comprehensively evaluate all aspect of the HIPAA-HITECH impact on your practice. Upon completion of an audit each area should address its findings, impact and corrective action plan. The action plan should incorporate the training requirements and a training plan to address the specific requirements of each staff member’s relevance to their job function within the practice.