Posts Tagged: medical devices

If not, you should be. 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 medical devices, including pacemakers and insulin pumps are vulnerable 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) $30B Digital Health Record Push Hits Big Roadblocks. Yahoo! Finance, April 15, 2015. The government has poured nearly $30B into the healthcare industry but few providers can actually share their digital files. 2) Getting… 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) OIG to CMS: Make EHR fraud prevention efforts a priority. Healthcare IT News, April 1, 2015.  The Office of Inspector General is yet again calling out CMS for failing to address fraud vulnerabilities in… 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) Lesson from the Anthem hack: Cybersecurity must extend beyond encryption. Modern Healthcare, February 11, 2015. The exposure of 80 million individuals’ records has shifted national attention to data encryption. 2) Report estimates lower costs… 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) CMS launches chief data officer position. Healthcare IT News, November 20, 2014. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services appointed its first CDO, Niall Brennan, to oversee improvements in data collection and dissemination. 2) Identity… Read the rest »