Posts Tagged: #HIPAA

With the recent surge towards telehealth, telehealth has become the biggest risk to healthcare practices’ cybersecurity. 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).… 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: COVID-19 vaccine trial participant had serious neurological symptoms, but could be discharged today, AstraZeneca CEO says STAT The participant who caused a shutdown of AstraZeneca’s phase 3 vaccine trial experienced neurological symptoms consistent with a… 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: Ascension move to outsource IT will eliminate ‘a few hundred’ jobs Becker’s Hospital Review Ascension is transforming its technology, which will result in the loss of a few hundred IT jobs. OCR amends HIPAA Privacy… 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: Whitmer Vetoes Bill to Expand Immunity From Medical Lawsuits US News & World Report Michigan governor vetoed legislation that would have given additional health providers protection from lawsuits in any state-declared emergency. Michigan’s key COVID-19… Read the rest »

Healthcare data continues to be valuable on the black market. Cybersecurity risks have increased during COVID-19. 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).… Read the rest »

HIPAA has not changed during COVID-19, and is arguably more important now. During COVID-19, there has been in increase in healthcare breaches, cyber attacks and fraudulent COVID-19 websites. 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… Read the rest »

It is very hard to predict what comes after COVID-19 for telehealth. During COVID-19, many healthcare providers quickly made the switch to providing care remotely. The Office of Civil Rights (OCR) enabled this switch by temporarily using its discretion not to enforce all HIPAA security telehealth regulations. We can help your practice stay on top… Read the rest »

If so, is your practice protected? Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, many practices, physician offices, and hospitals have allowed remote work for many employees. This increase in remote work has led to an increase in a variety of concerns. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends. … Read the rest »