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Patient Confidentiality

Patient Confidentiality

With a goal in making electronic patient engagement efforts as informative and user-friendly as possible, health care practitioners are challenged with maintaining the security and privacy of patients.

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Cybercriminals are increasingly going after healthcare providers. Make sure you put protections in place to keep your information safe.

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A recent scenario brought up questions of HIPAA compliance during an emergency, such as patient exhibiting erratic behavior.

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In our recurring blog "Inbox," we also get reader feedback on payers not requesting overpayments and the biggest HIPAA incidents of 2016.

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It's time to get serious about your compliance plan for improper coding and billing issues and overpayments. Here are five actions to take.

There were several multimillion dollar HIPAA settlements this year, including the largest settlement to-date. Here is a summary of the worst incidents.

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Avoid having problems with data protection. Here are eight steps to take to develop and support an effective IT security training program.

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