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HIPAA and Mental Health Records: A Higher Standard
The best way to approach all medical records in relation to HIPAA and the HITECH Act is the same as you do with patients: use universal precautions.
Prepare Your Practice for Potentially High Data Breach Costs
Your practice may want to consider purchasing insurance to cover the costs of a potential HIPAA breach.
Physicians, Experts Make the Case for Secure Data Exchange at HIMSS13
Sharing data can help streamline patient care. But many physicians are hesitant given the obstacles and potential consequences of losing this information in transit.
Mobile Security and Media Tablets: Device Speaks to Physician Concerns
While clinicians love their iPads, Dell is betting they’ll also love the Latitude 10 tablet’s higher-level mobile security features.
Practices Must Comply with New Medical Record Transfer Rules
The HIPAA final rule, released Jan. 17, 2013, includes new guidance regarding the transfer of medical records.
HIPAA Final Rule Necessitates Practice Document Changes
A look at some of the specific changes included in the HIPAA omnibus final rule that will impact your medical practice.
New HIPAA Guidance on De-Identifying Protected Health Information
Health IT innovations have made sharing patient information the norm. Here's guidance on how to avoid violating HIPAA when disclosing that information.
Get Red Flags Ready
Here are a few tools and resources to get you started in understanding and complying with the FTC's new Red Flags identity theft rule.
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