Posts Tagged: #OCR

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 »

Telehealth has seen a large increase during the recent COVID-19 pandemic. Many of our provider clients have reached out with their questions. 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.… 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 »

In light of recent events, there have been many questions regarding the impact of COVID-19 on HIPAA (The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996). 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 »

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) hasn’t changed in recent years, but circumstances of late have impacted the treatment of the law. 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 »