InnovationLifespan Pays Over $1M to OCR to Settle Stolen Laptop Breach
The subsequent OCR investigation found that Lifespan failed to implement policies and procedures to encrypt all devices used for work...
InnovationPresident Trump Signs Executive Order to Permanently Expand Telehealth Benefits for Medicare Recipients
Additionally, CMS released a proposed rule to reduce the clinician burden in rural communities.
InnovationHIMSS Announces August 2021 Date for Next Conference in Las Vegas
Organization is evolving to offer a combination of onsite and virtual content; CEO & President Hal Wolf sets a positive...
InnovationNorth Carolina Healthcare Provider, OCR Reach Settlement Following Security Issues
MCHS agreed to submit to HHS the scope and methodology by which it proposes to conduct the risk analysis, which...
InnovationTechnology Divide Between Senior 'Haves' and 'Have-Nots' Roils Pandemic Response
Many poor seniors may not be able to telehealth devices or the associated internet service fees.
InnovationFlorida Orthopaedic Institute Reports Breach Affecting 640K Individuals
FOI says it immediately took steps to restore impacted data, secure the environment, and initiate an internal investigation.
Innovation7 Things to Consider with New Telehealth Legislation Proposed
Organizations and experts offer insights and predictions about what lies ahead post-COVID-19.
InnovationAs Pandemic Drags On, NAHQ and ASHE Conferences Go Virtual
As part of World Patient Safety Day on Sept. 17, NAHQ Next will include a collaboration with the Patient Safety...
InnovationPandemic Speeds Up EHR Implementation
"EHRs by their nature are designed to protect and keep patient data private and confidential," says Doug Cusick, CEO of...
InnovationOnline Continuity: Addressing Telehealth Risks Today to Ensure Continuity of Care
Frost & Sullivan researchers are projecting a sevenfold growth in telehealth usage by 2025, for a five-year compound annual growth...
InnovationUPMC Helps Fund AI-Powered Patient Tool to Record, Transcribe Medical Visits and Drive Patient Engagement
Technology that was inspired by patients' need to recall information exchanged during clinical visits is now being used during telehealth...
InnovationAmerican Medical Technologies Reports Breach Affecting Nearly 50K Individuals
An extensive investigation concluded on May 14, as AMT determined that the personal information may have been available to the...