Phishing: A Guide for Michigan Small Business

If you own a small business in Michigan, phishing is something you need to know how to prevent. Having good antivirus software in place is a good start when it comes to protecting your business from cyber attacks, but if…

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IT Services for Manufacturers – Understanding Unique Challenges

As a manufacturer, you have unique challenges that aren’t present in other IT infrastructures. You’re dealing with specialized tools, legacy systems that were built ages ago, and interconnected teams that are required for a smooth operation. When something goes wrong…

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Heiden Technology Solutions Recognized for Excellence in Managed IT Services

Saginaw, Michigan, February 20th, 2019 – Heiden Technology Solutions, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Heiden Technology Solutions to its 2019 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the Pioneer 250 category. This annual…

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How to Respond to a Healthcare Data Breach in Michigan

This article covers what you need to do in the event of breach of your healthcare information systems. Under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), all U.S. organizations that handle healthcare data must take steps to keep that…

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How to Become HIPAA Compliant in Michigan: A Guide for Michigan Healthcare Providers

HIPAA helps healthcare organizations protect the privacy and security of patient data. The compliance measures address common risks and vulnerabilities that threaten patient information. The safeguards established in these standards cover technical and non-technical methods for achieving this goal. Organizations…

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Medical Provider Faces $500K Fine for HIPAA Violation: How It Could Have Been Avoided

Advanced Care Hospitalists PL worked with a contractor that positioned itself as affiliated with Doctor’s First Choice Billings, Inc. ACH received medical billing services from this vendor but was later informed that it was not actually an authorized First Choice…

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Cloud Computing in 2019: Where Will It Take Your Business?

The cloud is one of the fastest growing technologies, as more companies learn how to properly harness its benefits and discover new ways to integrate it into their operations. These trends for 2019 can have a long-lasting impact on your…

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The Effects of Network Downtime on Healthcare Providers and How to Respond

Keeping Patients Happy The modern health care provider needs a special skill: juggling. Providers, patients, and support staff are all scheduled carefully to provide quality care. Even outside of providing care, you face numerous tasks for exchanging records, handling insurance,…

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How Electronic Medical Records (EMR) Software can Benefit your Practice

Every health care provider’s office used to have shelves or filing cabinets full of manila folders, storing patient data. Over recent years, the U.S. government has implemented incentives and requirements designed to shift the nation’s health care record-keeping from paper…

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How Managed IT Helps Manufacturers Become More Profitable

As technology becomes increasingly complex and security breaches are at record levels, more companies are considering using managed IT services. They may be concerned, however, how this might help or hinder profits. There are several specific ways in which managed…

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