Safety

Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances (EPCS) saves lives; now more than ever

September 22, 2020

Best practices to follow to meet regulatory requirements and improve patient care.

Joint Cybersecurity Advisory issued; Internet of Things Cybersecurity Act updates

September 17, 2020

Two hot-topic developments in cybersecurity and government procurement.

Ensure HIPAA compliance with a remote workforce

September 15, 2020

Working from home can lead to casual conduct, posing compliance risks for your organization.

How to effectively communicate to get patients back to the office

September 14, 2020

87 percent of patients surveyed by MGMA said safety was the number one reason they are reluctant to visit doctors' offices.

Futureproofing your organization against tech disruptors

September 11, 2020

For practices that have been slow to adopt new technologies, the stakes are much greater as the urgency to get up to speed is intensifying.

Technology Hot Topics: OCR updates, mobile health app resource, and vishing

September 10, 2020

Teleworking and telehealth have opened more doors for cybercriminals due to a lack of technical, administrative, and physical safeguards.

How air-quality science can improve physician practice office safety

September 10, 2020

Apply lessons from this discipline to create safer care environments for your patients.

How medical facilities and waste disposal companies are responding to COVID-19

September 09, 2020

Healthcare facilities and medical waste disposal companies are following strict in-house guidelines, as well as federal and state regulations, to contain the coronavirus outbreak.

Regulatory Updates and New Claim Threats Stemming from the Pandemic

August 31, 2020

A brief overview of some of the key regulatory updates enacted during the pandemic, as well as new claim threats that physicians may face in the near future.

Stinging insect allergy tests evolve to improve diagnosis precision

August 28, 2020

What physicians need to know about these new tests this season.