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2013-06-12 08:32:54

SANTA ANA, Calif., June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- iVeriFly, Inc., a California-based Internet technology company today announced another application for its groundbreaking identity verification system: it blocks children from accessing websites without parental consent. Children's website operators and other sites that may gather data from children under 13 are required to comply with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), which requires them to obtain verifiable parental...

2013-05-31 23:21:04

Business associates to HIPAA covered-entities must act as soon as possible to comply with Security Rules Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 Business associates (BA) to HIPAA covered-entities are reminded by AlertBoot, a leading provider of mobile device management and full disk encryption managed services, that compliance with the HIPAA Omnibus Final Rule, whose deadline is September 23, 2013, is less than 120 days away. The Final Rule mandates sweeping changes to privacy protections...

2013-05-30 23:21:37

Fast Growing Revenue Cycle Management Company Strengthens Resources Roswell, Georgia (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 MediStreams is pleased to announce the recent hire of Coretta Whipple as Electronic Data Interchange (EDI), Project Manager working at the corporate headquarters. Coretta has a background of nine years in Healthcare and Retail EDI Project Management with a Bachelor of Arts, Business Administration degree from Georgia State University. She has joined the operations team to assist with...

2013-05-29 16:22:18

ST. LOUIS, May 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today announced that, in accordance with Sections 1113 and 1114 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code, the Bankruptcy Court in St. Louis has granted Patriot's motion and authorized the Company to make essential changes to its collective bargaining agreements with the United Mine Workers of America, including to benefits for certain UMWA-represented retirees. "This ruling represents a major step forward for Patriot,...

2013-05-21 23:17:40

Introduces New HIPAA Compliant Data Backup Service, HIPAA Secure Backup Powered by BUMI Morristown, NJ (PRWEB) May 21, 2013 HIPAA Secure Now! and BUMI (Backup My Info!) announced today a new HIPAA compliant data backup service called HIPAA Secure Backup Powered by BUMI. BUMI is the premium provider of managed online backup and recovery solutions for small to mid-sized businesses. Under HIPAA Security Rule 164.308(a)(7)(ii)(A), medical providers and their business associates are required by...

2013-05-20 23:20:58

Waller uses IntApp Wall Builder to satisfy core requirements of the 2013 HIPAA Omnibus Rule. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) May 20, 2013 IntApp, Inc., provider of the most-adopted information security software for law firms, today announced that Waller, a law firm serving ten core industries and frequently advising clients and peer law firms on complex compliance issues, is using IntApp Wall Builder to satisfy core requirements of the 2013 HIPAA Omnibus Rule. On January 17, 2013, the U.S....

2013-05-20 12:26:35

DENVER, May 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- With recent news of the Omnibus Ruling for HIPAA, more organizations will likely pay closer attention to protecting personal health information (PHI) or suffer the consequence. This could also be a good time for businesses to consider complying with the standards from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130226/LA66164LOGO) Axion Health, a SaaS company who provides web-based software for...

2013-05-16 23:31:43

Parents have refocused their attention on the safety of their young children after the FTC recently issued answers to frequently asked questions about the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). To help parents maintain control over what information is collected from children under the age of 13 and up, KidsEmail offers a safe email service for kids. Arbon, Idaho (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 The Pew Research Center´s Internet & American Life Project found in 2012 that 81% of...

2013-05-14 23:02:02

Four webinars on various aspects of the Omnibus HIPAA Rulemaking to start in June Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) May 14, 2013 During the first day of the 22nd Annual WEDI National Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, WEDI and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) announced the launch of a series of HIPAA/HITECH-related webinars as a tool to help the healthcare industry adopt the new Omnibus HIPAA/HITECH Final Rule. Leon Rodriguez, Director of the Office...

2013-05-03 23:01:22

Healthcare providers must comply with a new HIPAA/HITECH rule by September 23. This critical set of rules provides for additional safety and security for healthcare data, and experts will be on hand in Los Angeles on May 21 to provide important guidance. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 03, 2013 The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Southern California and the Los Angeles Chapter of the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA-LA) have partnered to hold a...