Posts Categorized: Compliance

If so, you’re not alone. Many physicians are overwhelmed by their electronic health records systems. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click here). A… Read the rest »

How protected are your emails? Are you utilizing proper encryption software? Data breaches happen every day, but only about 4% of data breaches are considered “secure breaches” – breaches where the stolen data was fully encrypted and rendered useless. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and… Read the rest »

Did you know that more than two-thirds of all HIPAA breaches are caused by employees? In fact, most employee-driven data breaches are the result of human error, not intentional misuse. Are your employees prepared to properly handle protected health information (PHI)? We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules,… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) FDA Approves First Drug From Marijuana Plant. The Wall Street Journal, June 26, 2018.  The prescription drug will be used to treat rare forms of epilepsy. 2) Governor Floats Hospital Tax to Pay for Medicaid Expansion.… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) China Approves First Cancer Immunotherapy Drug. Stat News, June 15, 2018.  A Chinese drug retailer approved the new drug last Friday. 2) Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes Indicted on Fraud Charges. The New York Times, June… Read the rest »

The Office of Civil Rights (OCR) is performing more and more HIPAA audits, and every day the news is full of patient data breaches. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact… Read the rest »

It is a definite possibility, as many healthcare providers are being constantly scrutinized. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click here). Many whistleblower lawsuits… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Several Drug Companies Settle Patent Cases. Bloomberg News, June 4, 2018.  Recently several drug companies have been settling patent litigation. 2) Fort Myers doctor agrees to $2.8 million fine for Medicare fraud, kickback scheme. News… Read the rest »