Category Archives: HIPAA

HIPAA-Compliant Texting for Medical Professionals

HIPAA-Compliant Texting for Medical Professionals Like everyone else, physicians and health-care professionals have taken to texting in a big way. Results of a recent study of health care providers revealed that 64% percent of the physicians surveyed regularly use SMS (text) messaging to send and receive patient data with colleagues. These messages were used to…
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HIPAA and Its Effect on the Workplace

A group of regulations under the Healthcare Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996 affects millions of individuals and entities in the United States, changing the daily business operations of organizations in a variety of industries. Are you one of the many whose business has been dramatically altered by HIPAA? HIPAA Background One part…
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