The convenience of mobile devices has revolutionized healthcare. Improvements in efficiency and enhanced patient satisfaction are changing the dynamics of an industry traditionally slow to embrace modern technology. Yet these benefits come with significant risk.Read More
Instant messaging (IM) platforms like Skype for Business are gaining popularity in hospitals, clinics, and healthcare organizations as a cost-effective means to increase communication across departments.
Before adopting any instant messaging platforms for internal communications, your hospital should take into consideration the current HIPAA compliance regulations.Read More
Cyber security remains a hot topic in the world of health data. When it comes to patient privacy, there’s no such thing as “too careful.” Although disclosure of PHI is necessary for billing functions, often more information is used than is actually needed to complete the task, especially e-PHI used in emails between staff and associated vendors.Read More