By Matt Fisher – The Office for Civil Rights is now seeking comments on whether certain aspects of the HIPAA privacy and security rules should be modified. The Request for Information is purely a solicitation of comments and ideas from the public on whether or how HIPAA could be modified. The post HIPAA: Open Season […]
By William O’Toole – For the supermajority of Health IT companies and healthcare providers alike calendar year-end is fiscal year-end. Companies strive to book as much business as possible; incentives exist. The post ‘Tis the Deal Making Season. Perspective Matters. appeared first on HITECH Answers: HIPAA, MIPS, EHR, Cybersecurity News.
By Carol Zindler – Now that the first MIPS submission is over, and that other regulatory hurdle (tax-day) is behind us, we can finally enjoy spring and get ready to ease into summer, right? The post Hello Spring! Goodbye 2017 MIPS Submission Season! appeared first on RCM Answers.
‘Tis the season to be jolly, fa la la la la… and an excellent way to get that jolly feeling is to make a donation to a worthy cause. This week’s Friday Five does the leg work for you and rounds up a handful of some causes and organizations whose missions are focused around health […]
Support the #healthITchicks holiday giving campaign today! Learn more about Watsi and to help patients around the world. By combining your generous donations with Watsi’s innovative giving platform, we can help fund medical care for patients in need around the world. The post ‘Tis the Season to Help Patients Around the World appeared first on […]
By Kevin Counihan – For most Americans, April 15 marked the end of this year’s tax season. For others, including those who have yet to file because they requested an extension, tax season is not yet complete. At CMS we work throughout the year to reach out to consumers and help them understand the ways […]
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