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Pentagon still hasn't settled on a partner for health records project

June 30, 2014
Compliance

Previously, the United States Department of Defense announced its intention to...

Medical records for underage patients difficult to manage

June 27, 2014
Healthcare Consulting

All patients need to have health records that are treated fairly and held to...

After the damage is done, what happens next for HIPAA violators?

June 27, 2014
Healthcare Consulting

The penalties for HIPAA violations have been seen in the news, and it stands to...

Were this racecar driver's medical records stolen?

June 26, 2014
Healthcare Consulting

Any insecurities that persist among your practice's medical records-keeping...

The continuing data concerns of new health technology

June 25, 2014
Healthcare Consulting

The concept of microscopic "nanotechnology" being used in healthcare carries...

Can stable EHRs lead to other healthcare program improvements?

June 24, 2014
Healthcare Consulting

By selecting compliance consulting services to help your company with any...

Remote care programs should take care of all patients equally

June 24, 2014
Healthcare Consulting

No matter what conditions a home care patient suffers from, they should be able...

Badly handled medical records lead to $800,000 HIPAA violation

June 24, 2014
Healthcare Consulting

Healthcare providers need to be wary of ongoing practices and legal procedures...

FDA releases draft guidance for medical devices

June 23, 2014
Healthcare Consulting

Medical devices that incorporate user data are nothing new, and the regulations...

Working step by step to HIPAA compliance

June 23, 2014
Healthcare Consulting

The implementation of policies that help your practice avoid HIPAA violations...

Creating and enforcing proper disclosure policies

June 23, 2014
Healthcare Consulting

Your medical practice or organization might not have the right kind of attitude...

Former head of ONC to create startup 'Aledade'

June 19, 2014
Healthcare Consulting

The previous leader of the Office of the National Coordinator,...

The mobile health record: User demand vs. feasibility

June 17, 2014
Healthcare Consulting

While there does seem to be some natural desire within the mainstream...

Bridging gaps in medical records agencies

June 17, 2014
Compliance

No matter what level your practice operates at, you need to have a records...

Could more HIPAA fines be on the way? One HHS rep thinks so

June 16, 2014
Healthcare Consulting

With the HIPAA audit on the way and the medical community always abuzz these...

Alabama prison medical records providers fight against allegations

June 16, 2014
Healthcare Consulting

Employing healthcare consulting services can help your practice assess...

Italian study shows effects of remote medical care on hypertension

June 16, 2014
Uncategorized

The more examples of the positive effect that remote healthcare or telemedicine...

Google Glass could come HIPAA approved

June 13, 2014
Healthcare IT

The controversial Google Glass headwear was developed with possible medical...

California thumb drive theft of X-ray data endangers 34,000 patients

June 13, 2014
Healthcare Consulting

Unfortunately, the theft of some sort of electronic item that can lead to a...

Wrong Medicare bills leave billion-dollar mess

June 12, 2014
Compliance

It's bad enough when an individual practitioner attempts medical billing fraud:...

Spa charged for false billing practices

June 11, 2014
Healthcare IT

Without a medical billing consultant, an insurance provider might find itself...

Could patients also become responsible for their electronic health records?

June 11, 2014
Healthcare Consulting

There have been many stories in the news showing the accountability that...

Inquiry finds Ventura County failed establishing EHRs

June 10, 2014
Compliance

It's important for all providers to pay attention to cases where EHR...

Ensure proper reimbursement for telehealth programs

June 09, 2014
Healthcare Consulting

Why is reimbursement an issue when it comes to telehealth programs? According...

Keeping health information both shared and "protected"

June 09, 2014
Healthcare IT

Recently, this blog reported on the case where a woman discovered her private...

The features that might get incorporated into new versions of HIT software

June 06, 2014
Compliance

Although the government has tried to downplay the initial system failure of...

Healthcare network improvements tax multiple states

June 05, 2014
Compliance

Healthcare consulting services can be only one part of the long, ongoing effort...

Ohio hospital worker staff under fire for posting medical information on Facebook

June 05, 2014
Healthcare Consulting

With BYOD plans and an emphasis on sharing, the lines between what is an isn't...

'Healthkit' signifies Apple's interest in mobile medical care

June 04, 2014
Healthcare IT

The interaction between the medical systems of hospitals and the apps commonly...

What about the real-world part of electronic data?

June 03, 2014
Healthcare Consulting

Since so many breaches and attacks can unfairly paint information systems as...