April 20th, 2021

17 Questions To Ask Before Sending A HIPAA-Compliant Marketing Email

You’ve just been told that your email marketing program is putting your company at risk of violating HIPAA. What now? If you want to continuing using email to communicate with patients, you must implement HIPAA-compliant email marketing. Start by breaking down that goal into two components: becoming HIPAA-compliant and achieving your marketing objectives. Setting up […]

April 13th, 2021

What is HIPAA-Compliant Email Marketing?

Why does your organization need HIPAA-compliant email marketing? It’s simple. Email marketing is a tried and true marketing strategy that can deliver a major return on investment. Healthcare organizations can also benefit from email marketing, but they need to take steps to make sure their messages comply with HIPAA.  When Should You Send HIPAA-Compliant Email […]

April 6th, 2021

Information Blocking Is Over – How Will It Affect Your Organization?

Starting April 5, 2021, information blocking will no longer be allowed thanks to changes that were kicked off by 2016’s 21st Century Cures Act. In short, information blocking involves interfering with the exchange, access, or use of electronic health information. There are many ways information can be “blocked,” but the term broadly refers to improperly […]

March 30th, 2021

30th National HIPAA Summit Recap

Last week, the LuxSci team attended the Virtual 30th National HIPAA Summit. The conference featured government and industry leaders who led sessions on updates to HIPAA rules, ongoing threats to cybersecurity, the impacts of remote work, and many other topics. We can’t touch on every session that took place over the four days of the […]

March 23rd, 2021

HIPAA-Compliant Web Sites: Requirements and Best Practices

It is not easy to create a HIPAA-compliant web site and webmasters often ask us for clarification on best practices when it comes to HIPAA compliance. We have previously discussed what makes a web page secure and also what makes a web site HIPAA-compliant, but it seems that an explainer on what you should and […]