An SRA is a requirement under the HIPAA Security Rule, which directs covered entities and business associates to conduct a thorough and accurate assessment on the risks and vulnerabilities to ePHI. Join us and register for this event to learn more. The post What 500 Security Risk Assessments Reveal About the State of Security in […]
By April Wilson – With the rising increase in healthcare costs and patient responsibility, it is important for healthcare organizations to understand today’s consumers and the latest trends in patient payments. The post Five Surprising Things You Need to Know about Patient Payments appeared first on RCM Answers.
By Stephanie Crabb – A recent announcement in Becker’s (Jackson Health Signs Patient Monitoring Deal with Philips) seems to be pointing to an emerging trend in innovative and transformative business models between medical device manufacturers and providers. The post New Business Models for Providers and Medical Device Manufacturers – What About the Data? appeared first […]
By Bennett Lauber – The capacity of the human brain to process information has remained not changed—even as the number of types of users for software-based Internet connected devices has increased at an exponential rate. The post Things the Health IT Industry should know about Cognitive Psychology appeared first on Health Data Answers.
By Trenton Baker – Since HIPAA was enacted in 1996, there have been notable advances in protecting the privacy of patient information handled by healthcare plans, health care clearinghouses and certain types of healthcare providers. The post The Ugly Truth About HIPAA Compliance and Cloud Backup appeared first on HITECH Answers: Meaningful Use, EHR, HIPAA […]
This paper includes information from the CMS rules and updated with 2018 information from the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 with 10 FAQs answered. The post 10 FAQs About MIPS appeared first on RCM Answers.
Stay up to date with the latest commentary on the Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase & Co. partnership. The post About the Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase & Co. Partnership appeared first on RCM Answers.
By Sylvan Waller, MD – I spoke recently at the annual Georgia HIMSS conference in Atlanta. I based my presentation on my growing belief that almost every problem confronting the healthcare system today can be mitigated by virtual care. It’s no secret that the healthcare industry is struggling. Here are just a few growing trends […]
By Kathy VanOsdol – The holiday season is here. Decorations are going up, shoppers are flooding stores, and festive music reminds us that “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year”. As children eagerly compose letters to Santa, it’s likely that Accountable Care Organizations have wish lists of their own. The post ACO Holiday Checklist […]
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