March 30th, 2020

Working from Home? Is Zoom HIPAA-Compliant for Video Conferences & Calls?

    In the midst of the coronavirus crisis and with many working from home, many businesses may be wondering: Is Zoom HIPAA-compliant? While it is true that President Trump has relaxed HIPAA-compliance requirements around telehealth (which includes video teleconferencing) for the duration of the Covid-19 pandemic, the pandemic will eventually end and companies who […]

March 26th, 2020

What We Call “Quasi-HIPAA-Compliance” 

Are your organization’s service providers really HIPAA compliant, or are they only quasi-HIPAA compliant? What do we mean?  Okay, we’ll be honest – quasi-HIPAA compliant isn’t an accepted term yet – but it should be. When we talk about quasi-HIPAA compliance, we’re referring to setups and services that look like they’re HIPAA compliant and share […]

March 19th, 2020

Is Amazon Simple Email Service (SES) HIPAA Compliant?

  Because Amazon Web Services (AWS) is very inexpensive, very well known, and offers “HIPAA-compliant” solutions to some degree, we are often asked if, and to what degree, Amazon Simple Email Service (SES) is HIPAA compliant. AWS is a big player offering countless services on which companies can build and/or host applications and infrastructures. One of […]

March 18th, 2020

Email Templates for SMTP and API Secure Email Sending

Server-side email templates that can be utilized when sending email messages through LuxSci’s APIs and LuxSci’s SMTP services are now available.  In particular, users can: Create and manage up to 100 templates per user through LuxSci’s web site or via API commands. Templates can not only define the subject and bodies of the messages that […]

March 13th, 2020

LuxSci is Offering Free Secure Email During COVID-19 Pandemic

In response to the US declaration of a COVID-19 public health emergency, LuxSci is offering companies the ability to send free High Volume HIPAA-compliant health/safety-related email securely, free of charge, until (at least) July 1st, 2020. CEO Erik Kangas said, “Communication during the COVID-19 emergency is essential, and LuxSci wants to help. That’s why, starting […]