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Tom is visiting a dermatologist for the first time. The doctor asks Tom, “What medications are you taking?” This is not a simple question, and he has trouble recalling all the information:  medication names, doses, how often he takes, and on and on and on. Oh, the most important question: “Who is the prescribing physician ...

Appointment Requests

Patients are able to request and book appointments, get confidential appointment reminders, and have access to change and modify upcoming appointments. Now you can create an account for free and bring world class HIPAA compliancy to your practice.

Do medical websites need to be HIPAA compliant?

02. August 2016 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
The simple answer is “yes”. The first thing is to determine what experience you want visitors to have when they visit your website. If your website is just an online “brochure” then no, you don’t need to be HIPAA worried! But, if you want your visitors to send emails, request appointments, fill out forms, upload ...

Add HIPAA Compliancy to your website. You need it!

24. July 2016 EMR, HIPAA 0
  iMARSMED has created a set of tools that can make your website HIPAA compliant. It is actually a very simple process. You do not need to purchase and install enterprise security software, an SSL certificate, firewall, encryption, or the boogeyman to scare off the offenders. Let us show you how. Simply create an account ...

Do you need to have a Business Associate Agreement?

10. July 2016 HIPAA 0
Get a Business Associate Agreement In either case you need to get a Business Associate Agreement (BAA) or a contract signed. The HHS.gov has this to say about it. “A covered entity is a provider such as a doctor, clinic, psychologist, dentist, chiropractor, nursing home, pharmacies …but only if they transmit any information in an ...

The 2016 Phase 2 HIPAA Audit Program

19. June 2016 HIPAA 0
“The Office for Civil Rights, under HHS, is ready to begin the next wave of HIPAA compliance audits on covered entities. Find out what they should expect and how to prepare.” For details, please visit: http://www.hhs.gov/hipaa/for-professionals/compliance-enforcement/audit/index.html Data privacy and security is a key requirement for every healthcare professional. HIPAA requires all physicians to train their ...

Is your practice HIPAA compliant?

Supporting and implementing HIPAA compliancy is a key requirement for every healthcare professional. HIPAA requires all covered entities such as small practices to train their staff in patient privacy issues and establish policies for handling protected electronic patient information. Small physician groups that might have assumed they were exempt from government data-security regulations received a ...

Private Messaging

12. May 2016 EMR, HIPAA 0
iMars Systems offers a simple and easy-to-use messaging system optimized for maximum security and privacy, as mandated for healthcare. Email in general is not secure. There is no reliable way to know that the person receiving the email is the intended recipient. Now you can create an account for free and bring world class HIPAA compliant ...