Monthly Archives: October 2017

Ensuring Patient Comprehension | EMR and EHR

Erin Gilmer just lately posted an excessively attention-grabbing “Literacy Comprehension” shape from an Endoscopy Center. Check out the shape underneath: Never noticed a sort like this for a process. Interesting however no longer certain it proves comprehension. %.twitter.com/cfOvGeWOLd — Erin … Read more

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Iliana Peters Now Acting Deputy

Posted By HIPAA Journal on Oct 31, 2017 Share this newsletter on: Deven McGraw, the Deputy Director for Health Information Privacy on the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has stepped down and left OCR. … Read more

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Patient Burnout – #HITsm Chat Topic

We’re excited to proportion the subject and questions for this week’s #HITsm chat going down Friday, 11/three at Noon ET (nine AM PT). This week’s chat can be hosted via Erin Gilmer (@GilmerHealthLaw) at the subject of “Patient Burnout.”“We talk a lot … Read more

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MACRA Twitter Roundup – MACRA Monday

This put up is a part of the MACRA Monday collection of weblog posts the place we dive into the main points of the MACRA Quality Payment Program (QPP) and similar subjects. We took ultimate week off from our MACRA Monday collection … Read more

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HIPAA BAA Proliferation | EMR and HIPAA

There are all kinds of forces at paintings in healthcare which can be inflicting healthcare organizations to outsource extra and extra in their generation and products and services. No doubt the transfer to the cloud has introduced in a lot … Read more

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Older Men and Prostate Cancer

With legions of guys around the globe rising mustaches this month to toughen Movember, the subject of prostate most cancers is on many of us’s minds. While many people know prostate most cancers analysis is a purpose price supporting, few … Read more

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8,000 Patients Notified of PHI Exposure After Office Burglary

Posted By HIPAA Journal on Oct 30, 2017 Share this newsletter on: A restricted quantity of safe well being knowledge (PHI) of nearly eight,000 sufferers of Brevard Physician Associates has been uncovered after a desktop laptop was once stolen in … Read more

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OCR Clarifies HIPAA Rules on Sharing Patient Information on Opioid Overdoses

Posted By HIPAA Journal on Oct 28, 2017 Share this text on: The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights has cleared confusion about HIPAA Rules on sharing affected person data on opioid overdoses. The HIPAA … Read more

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932 Texas Children’s Health Plan Members’ PHI Emailed to Personal Account by Employee

Posted By HIPAA Journal on Oct 28, 2017 Share this newsletter on: The safe well being knowledge (PHI) of 932 participants of the Texas Children’s Health Plan has been found out to were emailed to the private e mail account … Read more

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Is AWS HIPAA Compliant?

Posted By HIPAA Journal on Oct 27, 2017 Share this text on: Is AWS HIPAA compliant? Amazon Web Services has the entire protections to fulfill the HIPAA Security Rule and Amazon will signal a trade affiliate settlement with healthcare organizations. … Read more

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