NueMD is a cloud-based medical billing service that administered a HIPAA compliance survey in 2014. The survey intended to gauge knowledge of regulations and compliance measures. In 2016, they issued a follow-up survey to evaluate the change in HIPAA compliance and awareness over time. The 2016…
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You as a covered entity (CE) must have realized by now that your business associates’ (BAs’) activities can jeopardize your organization, especially if you need to share PHI with them — in most instances you will need to do so. The extent to which it is shared as well as the limitations you put…
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Choosing a datacenter designed specifically for HIPAA compliant hosting is the quick path to compliance for your IT system. There are plenty of cloud providers out there that claim HIPAA compliance, but what they’re actually selling is business as usual IT with some HIPAA keywords in their…
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Choosing a HIPAA compliant data center that meets your IT needs and serves as a trusted partner takes time, but is a critical piece of the puzzle. Non-compliance is not an option for the survival of your organization.
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We all have compounding daily, weekly and monthly tasks that get pushed back due to the fires you have to put out right now. But, eventually those seemingly insignificant tasks have to be addressed.
This is a guest post written by Chad Kissinger, Founder of OnRamp.
For many in healthcare and…
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Amazon AWS HIPAA Compliance: How to Get There
We field a ton of questions on Amazon AWS HIPAA compliance: is Amazon AWS HIPAA compliant? Can it be? No worries. We’ve got the answers here.
Are you thinking about using Amazon Web Services (AWS) to build applications that are compliant with…
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Introduction to HIPAA Compliant Fax Services: 5 Tips for Safety
HIPAA compliance umbrellas everything done in your practice, and this includes having a HIPAA compliant fax system. Learn how to keep yours secure with these tips.
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)…
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