Helicopter attack targets Venezuela's Supreme Court

28. June 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
Helicopter attack targets Venezuela’s Supreme Court  CNN Venezuelan Police Helicopter Fires On Supreme Court, Interior Ministry  NPR Venezuela crisis: Maduro says police helicopter fired on Supreme Court, Interior Ministry  Fox News Venezuela’s Maduro Condemns Helicopter Attack on Supreme Court, Justice Ministry  Venezuelanalysis.com Full coverage Powered by WPeMatico

HHS announces the availability of $195 million to expand substance abuse and mental health services at health centers nationwide

27. June 2017 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced the availability of $195 million in a new funding opportunity for community health centers to expand access to mental health and substance abuse services focusing on the treatment, prevention and awareness of opioid abuse in all U.S. states, territories and the District of Columbia. The awards ...

Melissa Achieves HIPAA Compliance – Markets Insider

26. June 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
Melissa Achieves HIPAA ComplianceMarkets InsiderHIPAA law regulates the use and disclosure of an individual’s health information in any format, also known as Protected Health Information (PHI). Performed by CPA firm SSAE 16 Professionals, LLP, the evaluation of compliance was designed to measure the … Powered by WPeMatico

Does HIPAA Permit Sharing Medical Information to Develop Clinical Protocols? – Lexology (registration)

26. June 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
Does HIPAA Permit Sharing Medical Information to Develop Clinical Protocols?Lexology (registration)Some health care providers seem to think that HIPAA’s approach to sharing protected health information (PHI) is “Just say no.” However, HIPAA was never intended to be a roadblock to clinically beneficial disclosures of medical information. Take, for … and more » Powered by WPeMatico

Readout of Secretary Price’s Healthcare Listening Session with Individuals Facing Lack of Coverage

23. June 2017 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
Yesterday, at the White House, Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D., hosted a listening session with Seema Verma, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), to hear from individuals who are facing a lack of choice in healthcare plans due to insurers pulling out of Obamacare marketplaces. Secretary Price opened ...

Is Apple's iMessage HIPAA Compliant? – iMedicalApps

21. June 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
iMedicalApps Is Apple’s iMessage HIPAA Compliant?iMedicalAppsSome third party apps and Apple Watch health monitoring functions are built to be HIPAA compliant. However, Apple has yet to address HIPAA compliance on its own iMessage platform. Third party HIPAA compliant messaging and data storage apps have … Powered by WPeMatico

Secretary Price Meets with Opioid Addiction Specialists, Providers, and Treatment Facilities Stakeholders

20. June 2017 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
Combating the opioid crisis is one of the top priorities President Trump and Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D. have identified for the Department. Earlier today, Secretary Price hosted two listening sessions with stakeholders to gather recommendations for ways to address the opioid epidemic. The Secretary recently visited Michigan, West Virginia, Maine, and ...

Keeping Telemedicine HIPAA Compliant – HIT Consultant

19. June 2017 EHR, EMR, HIPAA 0
Keeping Telemedicine HIPAA CompliantHIT ConsultantThis makes HIPAA compliance and data security more important than ever before. As PHI and health services are put into the hands of more service providers outside traditional settings it’s imperative that healthcare organizations and their business … Powered by WPeMatico