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Patient Confidentiality

Patient Confidentiality

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Ransomware is a significant issue for providers. Some HIPAA measures can protect your practice against this threat.

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With a new Congress and administration, there is a lot of uncertainty over what will happen with healthcare policy in 2017. Here are a few predictions.

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.

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