Michigan Health Information Exchange (HIE) Invests in Secure Network
Medical Records
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Medical Records
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Michigan Health Information Exchange (HIE) Invests in Secure Network

onlinetech - October 27, 2012

In order to ultimately improve patient care and reduce wasted resources, the healthcare industry continues to undergo its digital makeover in an effort to streamline their workflow…

Improving Michigan Healthcare IT Security
eHealth
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eHealth
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Improving Michigan Healthcare IT Security

onlinetech - October 23, 2012

Michigan Health Information Network Michigan Health Information NetworkIn the quest to further secure patient health data with strong access controls, Michigan healthcare providers can now use biometrics…

Recommendations for Mobile Health IT Advancement
Mobile Health
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Mobile Health
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Recommendations for Mobile Health IT Advancement

onlinetech - October 11, 2012

mHealth Task Force Report mHealth Task Force ReportIn June, the FCC (Federal Communications Commission) created a mHealth Task Force from a group of the nation’s leading mobile…

Secure Health Information Exchange: Preparing for a Disaster
eHealth
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eHealth
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Secure Health Information Exchange: Preparing for a Disaster

onlinetech - September 27, 2012

The ONC (Office of the National Coordinator for Health) recently blogged about disaster preparedness and health information exchange (HIE), citing the recent Hurricane Isaac as a reason…

Securing Smartphones: Simple Steps to Avoid a Data Breach
eHealth
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eHealth
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Securing Smartphones: Simple Steps to Avoid a Data Breach

onlinetech - September 5, 2012

BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) may allow for flexibility, ease of use and mobility when it comes to employee productivity, but there are still serious security and…

eHealth
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Solutions for the Top 5 Security Vulnerabilities

onlinetech - August 17, 2012

A recent article from HealthCareITNews.com details the top five security vulnerabilities that “could mean trouble” – that is, result in a data breach. While these risks are…

HIPAA Compliant Clouds for Mobile Health Apps
eHealth
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eHealth
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HIPAA Compliant Clouds for Mobile Health Apps

onlinetech - August 2, 2012

Last Friday morning, I had the great pleasure to learn more about HipaaCat, a new mobile health app developed by fellow Chicago residents Dr. Gregory Dumanian, Chief…

Accretive Health: No Liability
eHealth
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eHealth
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Accretive Health: No Liability

onlinetech - August 1, 2012

Oops, I made a mistakeThe recent settlement between Accretive Health and the State of Minnesota is one more domino in the growing parade of breach casualties. What…

Managed Care Outlook: Cloud Computing for Healthcare
eHealth
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eHealth
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Managed Care Outlook: Cloud Computing for Healthcare

onlinetech - July 13, 2012

Healthcare Moving to the Clouds Healthcare Moving to the CloudsRecently, Managed Care Outlook: The Insider’s Business Briefing on Managed Healthcare featured an interview by Attorney Tatiana Melnik of…

eHealth
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2012 HIPAA Violations and Audits

onlinetech - July 5, 2012

In August, I wrote a blog post on 2011 HIPAA Violations and Audits and created an infographic representing the type of breach by percentages. Now over a year…