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Know Your HIPAA Violations

As HIPAA itself evolves, it can be hard for practices to know when they're in violation of the law. Luckily, Physicians Practice tracked down privacy experts who shared some common data security weaknesses.

Also: Here are eight things your practice should to do to stay HIPAA compliant.

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With a dearth of coders thanks to the ICD-10 transition, some practices find that training current staff is the best way to get good coders.

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More than 40 percent of physicians give the Trump administration an “F” in healthcare thus far. What has led to these tough grades?

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Watch out for aggressive language in hospital employment agreements requiring physicians to recoup all payments to insurance companies.

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Cybercriminals are more of a threat to securing patient data than ever before. Employ these tactics to better prepare your staff.

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In a recent study, researchers found that only 3.3 percent of emergency room visits are avoidable. Also, Houston-area hospitals brace for hurricane fallout.

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Yul Ejnes, MD, and Eric Green, MD, are among the rare breed of physician who defend MOC. Here's why.

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Physicians are taking their well-known disdain for maintenance of certification to state legislators. Has it made a difference?

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