What Developers Need to Know About HIPAA Compliance in Wearable Tech
Business
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Business
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What Developers Need to Know About HIPAA Compliance in Wearable Tech

morgan_truevault - May 19, 2014

With dozens of products already on the market and more on the way, it’s clear that wearable tech is only going to grow in popularity with consumers.…

A Summary of the HIPAA Privacy Rule
Medical Records
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Medical Records
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A Summary of the HIPAA Privacy Rule

ConnectriaHosting - April 27, 2014

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)’s Privacy Rule focuses on the rights of an individual to control the use of his or her protected health…

Business
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Health IT Wisdom at the End of 2013 and Start of 2014

David Harlow - January 4, 2014

I am quoted in a couple of year-end / new year pieces on health IT, appearing this week in i I am quoted in a couple of…

Should HIPAA Compliance Guard All Protected Medical Information?
Medical Records
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Medical Records
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Should HIPAA Compliance Guard All Protected Medical Information?

Michael Kirsch - December 30, 2013

Everyone is familiar with the acronym HIPAA, which is the 1996 edict called the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. Everyone is familiar with the acronym HIPAA,…

HealthCare.gov’s Security Issues: Did Government Put ePatients’ Health Data Privacy at Risk?
eHealth
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eHealth
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HealthCare.gov’s Security Issues: Did Government Put ePatients’ Health Data Privacy at Risk?

Fard Johnmar - November 5, 2013

It's fair to say that HealthCare.gov has been plagued with problems. It's fair to say that HealthCare.gov has been plagued with problems. But recent revelations that critical…

HIPAA Data Breaches Result in Hit to Patient Loyalty and High Costs
Medical Records
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Medical Records
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HIPAA Data Breaches Result in Hit to Patient Loyalty and High Costs

onlinetech - October 24, 2013

Another case of stolen, unencrypted laptops has compromised the health data of 729k patients – affecting Medicare patients across six different California hospitals within the AHMC Healthcare…

Protect Personal Info from Medical Thieves
eHealth
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eHealth
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Protect Personal Info from Medical Thieves

Danny Lieberman - October 21, 2013

Private, personal information can be bought and sold on the black market for as little as fifty cents to a dollar, according to a report from Fox…

Get Compliant or Get Out of the Game: HIPAA’s No Joke
eHealth
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eHealth
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Get Compliant or Get Out of the Game: HIPAA’s No Joke

onlinetech - September 27, 2013

Attention hosting companies currently supporting healthcare clients: get compliant or get out of the game. Attention hosting companies currently supporting healthcare clients: get compliant or get out…

Health Reform
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HIPAA Rights Expanded: Opening the Door to Patient Access to Lab Results

David Harlow - September 26, 2013

We're inching closer to promulgation of final regulations that will likely make all lab test results more easily accessible to patients, by making them subject to the…

When Doctors Email: Concerns for Quality, Accuracy in Patient Communication
eHealth
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eHealth
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When Doctors Email: Concerns for Quality, Accuracy in Patient Communication

Danny Lieberman - September 26, 2013

Nearly 30 percent of doctors between 35 and 44 years old use email to communicate with their patients, according to a survey of U.S. doctors conducted earlier…