HIPAA security rule & risk analysis
Understand the HIPAA rule requiring physicians to protect patients' electronic health information, ensuring its confidentiality and security.
In age of digital crime, old motto applies: Be prepared
How well a medical practice survives a cyberattack depends on how well it has prepared. Follow this advice on getting started.
To beat digital divide, time for “the talk” with your IT vendors
The better the conversation a medical practice has with its health IT vendors, the safer and smoother the delivery of patient care will be.
What you can do about patient safety’s latest threat—cyberattacks
Patient safety is no longer just a bedside concern. Cyberattacks are a growing risk and demand smart responses by doctors and the government. Password security and computer screen locks are just two of the basic steps to take now.
5 steps to get a handle on your practice's cyber vulnerability
83% of physicians say their practice has experienced a cyberattack. The AMA offers expert advice to help you understand and minimize the risk to your patients’ health information.
CHIP extension, IPAB repeal part of federal budget deal
Congress keeps government running, extends CHIP for 10 years, approves key Medicare pay provisions and kills the Independent Payment Advisory Board.
Payment & Delivery Models
Answers for your MIPS data-collection head scratchers
It’s November. Do you know what your level of readiness is for MIPS data collection? A comprehensive new resource helps answer that and many other questions.
Essential HIPAA Tools & Resources
HIPAA audit resources
HIPAA compliant electronic transaction toolkit
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