5 common HIPAA & HITECH violations (& how to avoid them) – Colorado Springs Gazette

01. June 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
Colorado Springs Gazette 5 common HIPAA & HITECH violations (& how to avoid them)Colorado Springs GazetteAt first glance, advice to avoid HIPAA and HITECH violations seems obvious: Don’t gossip about patients. Don’t make patient medical records visible to others. Don’t access ePHI on your home computer (without the proper set-up). If avoiding violations … Powered ...

HHS announces over $70 million in grants to address the opioid crisis

01. June 2017 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D., today announced the availability of over $70 million over multiple years to help communities and healthcare providers prevent opioid overdose deaths and provide treatment for opioid use disorder, of which $28 million will be dedicated for medication-assisted treatment (MAT). “Putting an end to the opioid crisis ravaging ...

SecureNetMD is hosting a free HIPAA compliance seminar – Technical.ly Brooklyn

31. May 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
Technical.ly Brooklyn SecureNetMD is hosting a free HIPAA compliance seminarTechnical.ly Brooklyn“We’re committed to ensuring all attendees walk away from this seminar with a wealth of action items and takeaways on how HIPAA affects their organization and workforce.” Throughout the evening, attendees will participate in presentations and question …Healthcare privacy compliance seminar offered June 21CapeGazette.com all ...

Two Day HIPAA Compliance for Small Healthcare Providers … – Business Wire (press release)

31. May 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
Two Day HIPAA Compliance for Small Healthcare Providers …Business Wire (press release)This seminar is specially designed for small healthcare providers that struggle with meeting HIPAA compliance requirements. Regardless of the size of a …Two Day Seminar: Why You Should be Worried about HIPAA …Digital JournalTwo Day Seminar: Why You Should be Worried about HIPAA (Burlingame, CA, ...

Two Day HIPAA Compliance for Small Healthcare Providers Seminar (Tempe, AZ, United States – September 28-29 … – Business Wire (press release)

29. May 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
Two Day HIPAA Compliance for Small Healthcare Providers Seminar (Tempe, AZ, United States – September 28-29 …Business Wire (press release)This seminar is specially designed for small healthcare providers that struggle with meeting HIPAA compliance requirements. Regardless of the size of a practice or the number of patients, the focus of this seminar is on making ...

Mount Sinai St. Luke's agrees to $387k HIPAA settlement after 'careless' disclosure of HIV status – Becker's Hospital Review

27. May 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
Healthcare IT News Mount Sinai St. Luke’s agrees to $387k HIPAA settlement after ‘careless’ disclosure of HIV statusBecker’s Hospital ReviewNew York City-based St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center will pay $387,200 and implement a corrective action plan as part of a HIPAA settlement to resolve allegations it inappropriately handled a patient’s sensitive health information. St. Luke’s …‘Careless ...

Readout of Secretary Price’s Third and Fourth Day in Geneva for World Health Assembly

25. May 2017 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
On Tuesday, May 23 and Wednesday, May 24, Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D. completed his participation in the 70th World Health Assembly by leading the U.S. delegation in meetings with public health officials from Singapore, the WHO Africa Regional Office, Finland, Norway, the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Regional Office, and Brazil. These discussions ...