NIST Releases Guidance Solutions for PACS Ecosystem

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Given how medical providers struggle with ensuring their data is safe, something had to be done to offer guidance. Read this blog about a new cybersecurity plan.   The picture archiving and communication system (PACS) is an ecosystem that stores images that are gathered from medical imaging technology. This ecosystem offers a convenient platform where medical providers can store and … Read More

Fitbit Amplifies Healthcare by Offering Fitness and Coaching Platform

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Fitbit, a leader in health and technology, has recently introduced a new digital product to help individuals reach their goals faster with a more manageable approach. Fitbit Care is a combination of the company’s popular fitness tracking devices with a new health coaching platform that addresses everything from wellness and prevention to chronic conditions and complex care management. Designed to … Read More

Key Ways to Handle End of Windows 7 for Healthcare Organizations

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Top Ways to Handle the End of Windows 7 in the Healthcare Industry Microsoft will end its support for Windows 7 soon. Learn how this will affect your healthcare organization and what you can do to prevent security problems.   Between the years 2009 and 2018, 189,945,874 healthcare records were either stolen or exposed because of cybersecurity breaches. If that sounds like … Read More

Your Healthcare Business Is HIPAA Compliant—Is That Enough for True Security?

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Is HIPAA Compliance Enough for Absolute Security? HIPAA is designed to help healthcare organizations keep patient information secure, but is it enough? Find out where HIPAA could be lacking and what needs to be done for absolute protection.   The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) is in place specifically to protect sensitive information in the healthcare operation. With … Read More

An Examination of Blockchain Technology Features and Limitations in Healthcare

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Blockchain Technology: Features and Limitations in Healthcare Blockchain technology is meant to create a more streamlined data handling process for all of healthcare. Find out the blockchain advantages and limitations.   More and more in the modern-day, business data is being examined as something that could benefit from the implementation of blockchain technology. Medical data interoperation between all care providers … Read More

Your Healthcare Organization Is HIPPA Compliant—Is That Enough for True Security?

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The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) is in place specifically to protect sensitive information in the healthcare operation. With a complex and diverse listing of standards regarding how information can be handled, how systems should function, and how things should be done within an organization, HIPPA does do a lot to protect patient information. While most organizations stick … Read More

What You Need to Know About Moving Your Health IT System to the Cloud?

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Are You Ready for the Cloud? With a clear, comprehensive implementation plan, you can minimize downtime and disruptions while you move your data and applications to the cloud.   Let’s walk through the 5 W’s + How. Who? What? When? Where? Why? How? No, this isn’t an intro to journalism course. Instead, we’ll use this formula to break down your options for … Read More

Steps to Evaluating and Choosing the Best IT Outsourcing Company

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How to Choose the Best IT Outsourcing Company Outsourcing IT service and care is a smart idea for many businesses. Here’s how to evaluate and select the best IT outsourcing company to handle your IT. Your healthcare practice undoubtedly relies on technology to operate smoothly and effectively. In fact, more than any other type of business, businesses in the healthcare … Read More

Intuitive Scheduling: The Missing Link for a Happy Office

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Finding the right scheduling software can make everyone happier, and thereby make everything run a bit easier and a bit more smoothly. Here is what you need to find in the optimal scheduling software program, and where to find it. The medical field has always been an industry in which accuracy is key. From the moment a referral is processed … Read More

3 Stories of Healthcare Business Associate Data Breaches Will Shock You

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3 Shocking Healthcare Business Associate Data Breaches Stories What the worst that could happen? 3 healthcare data breach stories aren’t for the faint of heart. Find out how to protect your company from similar outcomes   Breaking news. July 25th, 2019. Northwood, a medical equipment benefits administrator in Michigan had to notify their many healthcare partners that their patient data … Read More