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2013-11-06 23:30:02

Best Practices for Using Smartphones for Secure Hospital Communication Sarasota, Fla (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 Voalte, the leader in clinical communication technology, today released its latest white paper, “5 Steps to HIPAA-Compliant Texting,” which explores best practices for sending secure text messages in a hospital setting. The white paper discusses the implications of mobile accessibility in the healthcare industry and the need to maintain patient privacy as hospitals...

2013-11-05 23:30:12

Logan Solutions has teamed up with Sentry Healthcare Informatics to present “HIPAA Risk Assessment: What You Need to Know,” a 30-minute webinar on Nov. 13. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Doctors, clinicians and medical office professionals could now face penalties of up to $50,000 and jail time for “knowingly” violating Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act rules. The latest HIPAA update, which went into effect on Sept. 23, 2013, has stricter rules on...

2013-10-31 23:21:39

TigerText provides a secure messaging application for healthcare organizations. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 Medical answering services provider, AnswerNow, announces it has successfully integrated the “TigerText” secure messaging application within its AnswerNowMD service. TigerText allows compliance with the “Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act,” or “HIPAA,” the federal regulation assuring all patients have a right to privacy. TigerText is used in...

2013-10-30 23:26:57

DocbookMD, a secure mobile communication application for physicians, groups and hospitals, has significantly expanded its presence in New England as new HIPAA patient privacy regulations go into effect. Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 DocbookMD, a physician-owned mobile health technology company based in Austin, Texas is expanding its presence on the east coast to Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Vermont and New York, amid stronger scrutiny and high fines due to the new...

2013-10-29 23:33:17

Total HIPAA reminds health insurance agents they can add value to their relationship with clients who sponsor a health plan by updating their clients on the need to meet new 2013 HIPAA Omnibus Rules Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 The HIPAA 2013 Omnibus Rule requires covered entities (employers), business associates (health insurance agents), and subcontractors to meet the same compliance and training requirements that guard employees Protected Health Information (PHI). Total HIPAA...

2013-10-28 23:00:47

Students from Stetson University College of Law came away with the top prize at the 32nd Annual International Moot Court Competition in Information Technology and Privacy Law hosted by Chicago’s John Marshall Law School Center for Information Technology and Privacy Law. (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 Students from Stetson University College of Law came away with the top prize at the 32nd Annual International Moot Court Competition in Information Technology and Privacy Law hosted by...

2013-10-25 23:24:32

Being certified HIPAA compliant ensures ISI’s reporting solution meets even the most stringent privacy demands. Schaumburg, IL (PRWEB) October 25, 2013 ISI Telemanagement Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of telecom management solutions to thousands of organizations around the world who seek to control telecom costs, improve network management and monitoring, and increase productivity and revenues, is recertified HIPAA and HITECH compliant. ISI began working with ecfirst in October of...

2013-10-19 23:03:59

3Lions Publishing is pleased to announce its Omnibus Rule Ready™ Security Rule Checklist. Largo, FL (PRWEB) October 19, 2013 3Lions Publishing, Inc. (3LP), the owner/operator of the HIPAA Survival Guide, is pleased to announce the release of its HIPAA Security Rule Checklist. The Omnibus Rule Ready™ Checklist is available for purchase in the HIPAA Survival Guide Store either as a stand alone product or as part of 3LP's HIPAA Compliance Subscription Plan. The Checklist is available...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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