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Lack of HIPAA Security Rule Awareness Can Hurt Medical Practices
Medical practices must become more aware of the HIPAA Security Rule and the HIPAA Breach Notification Rule.
Medical Practice Business Planning First Quarter Calendar
Important financial and compliance issues can be digested easily with a little planning. March is a good time to look at HR issues in your practice.
Physicians Face Unreasonably High Coding Documentation Standards
Payers know that correctly writing down every patient encounter is difficult for physicians, if not impossible. Therefore, exploiting this is easy for them.
Five HIPAA Critical Compliance Strategies for Your Medical Practice
In this webinar, presented March 18, 2014, healthcare attorneys Ericka L. Adler and Rachel V. Rose provide tips to keep your medical practice HIPAA compliant.
Despite Delay, Two-midnight Rule Implementation Should Not Be Ignored
When admitting patients to the hospital, knowing Medicare rules and making use of diligent charting can make all the difference.
Privacy, Security Mistakes Physicians Make When Using Mobile Devices
More physicians are using their mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets for healthcare purposes. But not all are using them securely.
Meaningful Use Audits: 4 Ways to Prepare and Survive
A little preparation will go a long way toward helping medical practices pass meaningful use audits.
The Threefold Path to Patient Engagement
There are three key elements to increasing the engagement of both patients and physicians in the care continuum, according to a health IT expert and a health system exec.
How to Effectively Verify the Clinical Content in Your EHR
In this podcast, consultant Ronald Sterling notes the critical steps every practice should take to verify the clinical content in its EHR.
Prescription for Physicians Treating Chronic Pain Patients
A conversation about best practices physicians can take when treating patients with chronic pain prescriptions.
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