May 21st, 2019

Telehealth & BYOD: Is It a Bad Idea?

Telehealth leverages telecommunication technology to provide healthcare and related services. It can include treatment, education, prevention, reminders, communication and other measures that rely on devices and technology. Over the past few years, it has become more common for companies to allow their employees to bring their smartphones into the workplace. This practice, known as bring […]

May 14th, 2019

AI: Rise of the Machines

In the last few years, artificial intelligence has become a much more common part of our daily lives. Whether it’s the Facebook’s News Feed or Waze’s routing algorithm, most of us probably use AI every day. What you may not know is that AI is being applied in the cybersecurity world as well, both for […]

May 7th, 2019

Secure Bulk Email: The Solution to HIPAA Violations You Didn’t Know You Were Making

If you send bulk emails for marketing purposes, appointment reminders or any other business transactions, it’s easy to get complacent and think that there is no way that you could be violating HIPAA. Unfortunately, HIPAA laws are incredibly complex and there are a number of unexpected violations that you can make without even realizing it. […]

April 30th, 2019

Telehealth: The Benefits & The Risks

In recent years, telehealth has been touted as a solution to many of our society’s medical problems. It has the potential to make health services more efficient and improve patient access. Despite these benefits, telehealth isn’t without its risks and challenges. What Is Telehealth? Telehealth is the practice of leveraging information technologies to deliver patient […]

April 23rd, 2019

What Does HIPAA Say About Telehealth?

Telehealth is starting to become a more popular option for providing efficient treatment and other services. Since it’s still an emerging practice, many in the health industry wonder how telehealth fits into the existing HIPAA regulations. You may be surprised to find out that HIPAA doesn’t actually mention telehealth, but that doesn’t mean that it […]