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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How Cloud Computing Can Help Your Law Practice Cut Costs and Boost Productivity

The cloud computing industry offers many benefits for law practices looking to improve their technology infrastructure and cut costs. Many companies are making legal industry-specific solutions to help ensure that you have the confidentiality and security measures required when working…

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Healthcare IT: How IT Companies Help Healthcare Providers Cut Cost and Boost Patient Care

Technology has led to countless improvements in today’s health care office. Centralized data storage reduces the amount of paperwork and other administrative tasks that take away from patient care. Artificial intelligence assists doctors in diagnosing patients and creating integrated treatment…

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Why You May Want to Migrate Your Company from On-Site Servers to The Cloud

On-site servers were commonplace a decade ago. With the technology at the time, it made sense to keep the servers on-premises rather than using a remote option or colocating in someone else’s data center. These days, cloud technology create a…

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