Posts Tagged: phi

An increasing number of patients are bringing their own medical information with them into their doctor appointments. 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… 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) Equifax, company in data breach, holds Obamacare customer info. AJC, September 13, 2017. Equifax has the federal contract to verify incomes for policyholders on the Affordable Care Act insurance exchanges. 2) FDA Moves To… Read the rest »

Medical identity theft continues to be a problem, and it is getting worse. 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). Medical records are… Read the rest »

A practice managed by McLaren Medical Group had a significant breach of its computer system in March. 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… Read the rest »

Many healthcare offices and practices are aware of the threats from breaches and ransomware, but not many know how to prevent it from impacting their practice. 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… Read the rest »

In healthcare, you can be held accountable for the actions of your contractors and vendors. Many healthcare entities are learning that lesson from the latest breach at the Detroit Medical Center. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to… 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) DMC warns 1,529 patients of health data breach. Crain’s, July 13, 2017. The Detroit Medical Center notified patients that an employee allegedly stole protected health information and provided it to unauthorized individuals. 2) Aetna… 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) What Anthem’s Settlement Reveals About Future Data Breach Suits. The Wall Street Journal, July 3, 2017.  The recent settlement could make it possible for future plaintiffs to argue they were harmed as a result… Read the rest »