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Don't question your data security after a breach. Here are six strategies to keep protected health information safe.
Ongoing Staff Training is Essential to EHR Success
Once implemented, EHRs don't run automatically. You have to train staff prior to and after integrating a new system to ensure a smooth transition.
Finding the Right EHR for Meaningful Use Attestation
Your current EHR may not be the best for meaningful use, so you may need a new system. Here's how to re-train your staff and physicians if needed.
The HealthIT Data Hogs of Healthcare
Data hogs from hospitals to EHR purveyors should take the investor's creed much more literally: "Pigs get fed but hogs get slaughtered."
Assessing ICD-10 Readiness and System Testing
An important part of ICD-10 readiness is ensuring all hardware and software is evaluated via a systems inventory.
Medical Practice IT Risk Assessment
Conducting an internal health IT risk assessment is a HIPAA requirement, and also protects your patients' data. To get started, use this security matrix.
Securely Disposing Medical Practice Equipment
Giving away your practice's old computer equipment is not the best solution. Here's what you should be aware of, before you pitch it out.
Protect Your Practice Data Against a Breach
Meaningful Use Attestation: Avoiding Penalties
The turn of the calendar to 2015 means year-long reporting of meaningful use under CMS' EHR Incentive Programs. Here's how to prepare.
Meaningful Use Attestation: Last Chance for Payments
The last quarter of 2014 is the last chance for eligible professionals to get meaningful use incentive payments. Here's how to ensure you attest properly.
CMS Extends Meaningful Use Tech Hardship Exception
Robert Tennant of the Medical Group Management Association explains the ins and outs of CMS extending its hardship exception regarding meaningful use technology.
Moving to Stage 2 of Meaningful Use
Robert Anthony, a health specialist with CMS, explores key differences between Stage 1 and Stage 2 requirements for meaningful use in this webinar recorded June 4, 2013.
2014 Technology Survey Results
Get data from this year's 2014 Technology Survey, Sponsored by Kareo, on EHR implementation, mobile technology, meaningful use, and other health IT issues.
Patient Portal Promotion Talking Points to Use at Your Practice
Increase patient portal adoption by using these sample talking points during four critical portal promotion opportunities.
2013 Technology Survey Results
Which tools are your peers buying and how are they using them? Our 2013 Technology Survey has the answers.
2012 Technology Survey Results
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