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10 Tips for Reducing Readmission Rates

10 Tips for Reducing Readmission Rates Reducing hospital readmission rates is still a hot topic in healthcare, and rightly so….

July 28, 2016 Read More

HIPAA Case Study: Federal Prison Sentence for HIPAA Violations

In the spring of 2010, Huping Zhou, a Chinese immigrant living in California, was fined $2,000 and sentenced to four…

July 31, 2012 Read More

What Does HIPAA consider to be a Mobile Device?

HIPAA defines a mobile device as any device that allows storage of data on itself by using it’s on-board memory…

July 26, 2012 Read More

Huge Fines for HIPAA Violations, Is Your Practice At Risk?

Enacted in 2009, the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act increased the maximum penalty for HIPAA…

July 24, 2012 Read More

HIPAA Case Study: Debt Collector Error Costs Hospital System

  Debt Collector Lost Laptop Containing Sensitive Data   You might take a lot of pride and caution in following…

July 17, 2012 Read More

Certified Medical Operator Program

¬†Dexcomm unveils a first-of-its-kind Certified Medical Operator Program (CMOP), a medical operator certification for answering service professionals. The main objective…

July 13, 2012 Read More

HIPAA Case Study: Nurse Discloses PHI for Personal Gain

  A licensed practical nurse (LPN) plead guilty to wrongfully disclosing a patients health information for personal gain. The woman…

June 26, 2012 Read More

Mobile Policy as HIPAA Protection

HIPAA Protection Given all of the¬† legislation and the large number of mobile devices on the market and in our…

April 25, 2012 Read More